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  1. m- - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      m-. An abbreviation In chemistry for meta-.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      m-. Abbreviation, In chemistry, for mtf/o-.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      m-. Abbreviation, In chemistry, for mtf/o-.
  2. macallin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      macallin (mak-al'in). An alkaloid from macallo, a tree of Yucatan: used like quinin.
  3. macies - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      macies (ma'-se-lt) [macies, a wasting]. Atrophy,
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      macies (ma'se-6z) [L. leanness.] Emaciation.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      macies (ma'she-fa). Latin for wailing.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      macies (ma'se-6z) [L. leanness.] Emaciation.
  4. maclurin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      maclurin (mak-loo'rin). A yellow, crystalline substance, occurring in the wood of Mo'rus linclo'ria, or yellow-wood.
  5. macroblast - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      macroblast (mak'-ro-blast). See megaloblast.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mac'roblast [G. makros, large, + blastos, grrm] Megaloblast.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mac'roblast [G. makros, large, + blastos, grrm] Megaloblast.
  6. macrococcus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      macrococcus (mak-ro-kok'-vs) [macro-; ,
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      macrococ'cus. One of a group of bacterial cocci of large size, megacoccus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      macrococ'cus. One of a group of bacterial cocci of large size, megacoccus.
  7. macrocythemia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      macrocythemia (tnak-ro-ti-thr'-me-ah). The presence of macrocytes in the blood.
  8. macrodactylia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      macrodactylia (mak-ro-dak-til'-t-ah) [macro-; &&»rvXot, finger]. An abnormally great length, of. size, of fingers or toes.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      macrodactylia (mak-ro-dak-til'e-ah). Abnormal size of the fingers or toes. [Gr., makros, large, + daktylos, finger.]
  9. macrodactyly - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      macrodactyly (mak-ro-dak'-til-e). See macrodactylia.
  10. macromania - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      macromania (mak-ro-ma'-ne-ah) [macro-; uafla, madness]. A mania characterized by the delusion that objects are larger than they really are; or that one's own body or members are much larger than they are.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      macroma'nia [G. makros, large, 4- mania, frenzy.] i. Megalomania. 3. A delusion that all objects surrounding the subject, or the subject himself or his members, are of immense size.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      macroma'nia [G. makros, large, 4- mania, frenzy.] i. Megalomania. 3. A delusion that all objects surrounding the subject, or the subject himself or his members, are of immense size.
  11. macromastia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      macromastia (mak-ro-mas'-tr-ah} [macro-; poor,'*, breast]. Abnormal enlargement of the breast.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      macromas'tia [G. makros, large 4- mastos, breast.] Macromazia, abnormal size of the breasts.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      macromas'tia [G. makros, large 4- mastos, breast.] Macromazia, abnormal size of the breasts.
  12. maculopapule - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      maculopap'ule. A papule rising from a macule.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      maculopapule (mak"u-lo-pap'ul). A lesion resembling both a macule and a papule.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      maculopap'ule. A papule rising from a macule.
  13. madefaction - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      madefaction (mad-e-fak'-shun) [madefacere, to moisten]. The act of moistening.
  14. magneto-electricity - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      magneto-electricity (mag"net-o-e-lek-tris'it-e). Electricity induced by means of a magnet.
  15. mahamari - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      mahamari (mah-hah-mah'~re) [E. Ind.]. Synonym of the plague, q. t.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mahamari (mah-hah-mah're). The native name for a form of plague occurring in the southern slopes of the Himalayas.
  16. maieusiophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      maieusiophobia (ma-u-se-o-fo'-be-ah) [paltwu, childbirth; &&n, fear). Morbid dread of childbirth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      maieusiophobia (mi-u-sl-o-fo'bl-ah) [G. maieusis, childbirth, + fhobos, fear.] Extreme dread of childbirth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      maieusiophobia (mi-u"se-o-fo'be-ah) [Gr. tialtwra childbirth + fear]. Morbid dread of childbirth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      maieusiophobia (mi-u-sl-o-fo'bl-ah) [G. maieusis, childbirth, + fhobos, fear.] Extreme dread of childbirth.
  17. maieutics - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      maieutics (ma-u'-tiks) [mo/cut^t, an obstetrician; jttuttrrucfi, obstetrics]. Midwifery; obstetrics.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      maieutics (mi-u'tiks) [G. maieutikos, relating to midwifery ] Obstetrics.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      maieutics (mi-u'tiks). Obstetrics.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      maieutics (mi-u'tiks) [G. maieutikos, relating to midwifery ] Obstetrics.
  18. maisonneuve - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      maisonneuve (ma-zon-nev') [J. G. Maisonneuve.] A form of urethrotome with concealed knife, which is passed to the point of stricture and expanded to the desired degree, and then the knife is exposed and cuts the stricture.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      maisonneuve (ma-zo-nevO. See Maisonnetme's urethrotome, under urethrotome.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      maisonneuve (ma-zon-nev') [J. G. Maisonneuve.] A form of urethrotome with concealed knife, which is passed to the point of stricture and expanded to the desired degree, and then the knife is exposed and cuts the stricture.
  19. malacosteon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      malacos'teon [G. malakia, softening, + ositm, bone.] Osteomalacla.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      malacosteon (mal-ak-os'te-on) [Gr. /mXuM'o, soft + barkov bone]. Morbid softness of the bones; osteomalacia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      malacos'teon [G. malakia, softening, + ositm, bone.] Osteomalacla.
  20. malacotomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      malacotomy (mal-ah-kot'-o-me) [/toXoxdr, soft; Ti-mt. a cutting]. Incision of the abdomen; celiotomy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      malacot'omy [G. malakos, soft, 4- toml. Incision.] Incision of soft parts, especially of the abdominal wall.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      malacotomy (mal-ak-ot'o-me) [Gr. ;un WY>v soft + T(/irr to cut]. Incision of the abdominal wall.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      malacot'omy [G. malakos, soft, 4- toml. Incision.] Incision of soft parts, especially of the abdominal wall.
  21. malactic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      malactic (mal-ak'-tik) [tu&axAt, soft). Emollient; softening.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      malac'tic [G. malaktikos, softening.] Emollient.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      malactic (mal-ak'tik) [Gr. paXaxfc soft], i. Softening, emollient. 2. An emollient medicine.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      malac'tic [G. malaktikos, softening.] Emollient.
  22. malagma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      malagma (mal~a poultice: pi., malagmata]. A poultice, q. v.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      malag'ma [G. a poultice.] A cataplasm oremolllrnt.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      malagma (mal-ag'mah) [Gr.]. An emollient or cataplasm.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      malag'ma [G. a poultice.] A cataplasm oremolllrnt.
  23. malanders - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      malanders (mal-and'-urz). See malandria.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      malanders (mal'an-durz) [L. malandria, pustules
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      malanders (mal'an-derz). See mallanders.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      malanders (mal'an-durz) [L. malandria, pustules
  24. malariated - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      malariated (mal-a're-a-ted). Affected with malaria.
  25. malassimilation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      malassimilation (mal-at-im-ila'-shun) [mill-; assimilation]. Defective assimilation.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      malassimilation (mal"as-im-il-a'shun) [L. ma'lus ill -f- assimila'tio a rendering like). Imperfect
  26. malignin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      malignin (ma-lig'-nin). A hypothetical ferment credited with being the cause of the malignancy of cancer.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      malig'nin. A supposed Intraccllular ferment which endows cancer cells with their malignant character, having the property of digesting normal tissues In an acid medium.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      malignin (mal-ig'nin). A ferment supposed to exist in cancer cells and giving them their malignant character.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      malig'nin. A supposed Intraccllular ferment which endows cancer cells with their malignant character, having the property of digesting normal tissues In an acid medium.
  27. malleation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      malleation (mal-e-a'-shun) [malleus]. A spasmodic action of the hands, consisting in continuously striking any near object.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mallea'tion. A sort of hammering movement of the hands against the thighs, a form of tic.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      malleation (mal-e-a';hun) [L. maUta're to hammer). Sharp and swift muscular twitching of the hands.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mallea'tion. A sort of hammering movement of the hands against the thighs, a form of tic.
  28. mallein - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      mallein (mal'-e-u:) [malleus, farcy]. A fluid obtained from cultures of Bacillus mallei, the microorganism of glanders. When injected into the circulation of a glanderous animal, it causes an elevation of temperature, and has been recommended for use in the early diagnosis of farcy or glanders.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mallein (mal'e-in) [L. mafleus glanders). A pathogenic lymph obtained from cultures of the glanders bacillus. It is a yellowish powder, soluble in water, and is used in the diagnosis of glanders, since, when injected into an animal affected with glanders, it causes a rise of temperature.
  29. malpresentation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      malpresentation (mal-pre-sfn-ta'-shurt) [mal-; presentation]. In obstetrics, such a position of the child at birth that delivery is difficult or impossible.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      malpresenta'tion. Faulty presentation of the fetus; presentation of any part other than the occiput or the breech.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      malpresentation (mal"prez-en-ta'shun). A faulty, abnormal, or untoward fetal presentation.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      malpresenta'tion. Faulty presentation of the fetus; presentation of any part other than the occiput or the breech.
  30. mamelonated - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mamelonated (mam'-el-on-a-Ud). Having nipplelike elevations.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mam'elonated. [Fr. mamelon, nipple.] Having rounded teat-like elevations; nodulated.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mamelonated (mam'el-on-a-ted). Having nipplelike elevations on the surface.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mam'elonated. [Fr. mamelon, nipple.] Having rounded teat-like elevations; nodulated.
  31. mammalgia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mammalgia (tnam-al'-jc-uh) [mamma; dX-yor, pain]. Pain in the mamma.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mammalgia (mam-arje-ah) (L. mam'ma breast + Gr. a.\-,,... pain]. Pain in a mamma; mastalgia.
  32. mammillation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mammillation (mam-il-a'-shun) [mammilla], A granulation, especially on some mucous surface.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mammillation (mam-il-a'shun) [L. mammilla'lio]. i. The condition of being mammillated. 2. A mammilliform protuberance.
  33. mammilliform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mammilliform (mam-il'if-orm) [L. mammil'la nipple + for'ma form]. Shaped like a nipple.
  34. manaca - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      manaca (man-ah-kah'). Franclscea, brunfelsla, vegetable mercury; the dried root of Brunfelsia hopeana, a plant of Brazil lowlands; employed In rheumatism and syphilis in doses of 11510-30 (o. 6—2. o) of a fiuidextract.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      manaca (man'ak-ah). The BraziUan plant, Bruttfel'sia hopca'na: used in the treatment of gout and rheumatism. Dose of fluidextract, 10-60 min. (0.66-4 ex.).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      manaca (man-ah-kah'). Franclscea, brunfelsla, vegetable mercury; the dried root of Brunfelsia hopeana, a plant of Brazil lowlands; employed In rheumatism and syphilis in doses of 11510-30 (o. 6—2. o) of a fiuidextract.
  35. mancinism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mancinism (man'-sin-ism) [mancus, imperfect, maimed]. Left-handedness.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      man'cinism [L. mancus, crippled.] Lefthandedness.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mancinism (man'sin-izm) [L. man'cus crippled]. Left-handedness.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      man'cinism [L. mancus, crippled.] Lefthandedness.
  36. mandrin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      man'drin [Fr. mandrin, mandrel.] A stiff wire inserted in the lumen of a soft catheter in order to give It shape and firmness while passing through the urethra; mandrel.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mandrin (man'drin). A stilet or guide for a catheter.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      man'drin [Fr. mandrin, mandrel.] A stiff wire inserted in the lumen of a soft catheter in order to give It shape and firmness while passing through the urethra; mandrel.
  37. manganum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      man'ganum [L. manganesium, an altered form of magnesium.'] A metallic element resembling, and often associated In ores with iron, symbol Mn, atomic weight 54.93; the manganous salts are sometimes employed in medicine, some of them being official, man'gani carbo'nas, manganese carbonate, a brownish white powder; employed in anemia in doses of gr. 10-20 (0.6-1.3). man'gani ci'tras solu'bilis (N.F.), soluble manganese citrate, manganese and sodium citrate, a mixture of manganum citrate and sodium citrate, a whitish powder or translucent scales, soluble in 4 parts of cold water; dose, gr. 3 (0.2). man'gani diox'idum prascipita'tum (U.S.), precipitated manganese dioxide or blnoxide, pyroluslte, a black, odorless, tasteless powder Insoluble in water; recommended as a tonic and alterative in syphilis in d sesof gr. 3-8 (0.2-0.5). man'gani glycerophos'phas solu'bilis (N.F.), soluble manganese glycerophosphate, manganese glycerophosphate rendered soluble by the addition of citric acid; dose, gr. 3 (0.2). man'gani hypophos'phis (N.F.), manganese hypophosphite, manganous hypophosphite, a pinkish odorless powder soluble in about 7 parts of water; employed in anemia and nervous conditions in doses of gr. 2-5 (0.13-0.3). man'gani iod'idum, manganese iodide; employed In anemia, usually in the form of syrup, In doses of gr. 1-3 (0.06-0. 2). man'gani lac'tas, manganese lactate, occurs as pale reddish crystals, soluble In 12 parts of water; employed In anemia in doses of gr. 1—5 (o. 06-0.3). man'gani phos'phas, manganese phosphate, a white or pinkish powder, recommended in chlorosis and as an alterative In doses of gr. 2—5 (0.13-0.3). mangani sulphas (N.F.), manganese sulphate, manganous sulphate, occurs as light pinkish, prismatic crystals, freely soluble In water; sometimes employed as an alterative and In anemia In doses of jjr. i—^ (0.06—0.2). man'gani tar'tras, manganese tartrate, occurs as
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      manganum (man'gan-um). Latin for manganese.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      man'ganum [L. manganesium, an altered form of magnesium.'] A metallic element resembling, and often associated In ores with iron, symbol Mn, atomic weight 54.93; the manganous salts are sometimes employed in medicine, some of them being official, man'gani carbo'nas, manganese carbonate, a brownish white powder; employed in anemia in doses of gr. 10-20 (0.6-1.3). man'gani ci'tras solu'bilis (N.F.), soluble manganese citrate, manganese and sodium citrate, a mixture of manganum citrate and sodium citrate, a whitish powder or translucent scales, soluble in 4 parts of cold water; dose, gr. 3 (0.2). man'gani diox'idum prascipita'tum (U.S.), precipitated manganese dioxide or blnoxide, pyroluslte, a black, odorless, tasteless powder Insoluble in water; recommended as a tonic and alterative in syphilis in d sesof gr. 3-8 (0.2-0.5). man'gani glycerophos'phas solu'bilis (N.F.), soluble manganese glycerophosphate, manganese glycerophosphate rendered soluble by the addition of citric acid; dose, gr. 3 (0.2). man'gani hypophos'phis (N.F.), manganese hypophosphite, manganous hypophosphite, a pinkish odorless powder soluble in about 7 parts of water; employed in anemia and nervous conditions in doses of gr. 2-5 (0.13-0.3). man'gani iod'idum, manganese iodide; employed In anemia, usually in the form of syrup, In doses of gr. 1-3 (0.06-0. 2). man'gani lac'tas, manganese lactate, occurs as pale reddish crystals, soluble In 12 parts of water; employed In anemia in doses of gr. 1—5 (o. 06-0.3). man'gani phos'phas, manganese phosphate, a white or pinkish powder, recommended in chlorosis and as an alterative In doses of gr. 2—5 (0.13-0.3). mangani sulphas (N.F.), manganese sulphate, manganous sulphate, occurs as light pinkish, prismatic crystals, freely soluble In water; sometimes employed as an alterative and In anemia In doses of jjr. i—^ (0.06—0.2). man'gani tar'tras, manganese tartrate, occurs as
  38. manihot - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      man'ihot. Cassava.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      manihot (man'e-hot). See cajtma and Jatropha.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      man'ihot. Cassava.
  39. manipulus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      manipulus (man-ip'-u-lus). See maniple.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      manip'ulus [L.] A handful, a rough measure of quantity.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      manipulus (man-ip'u-lus). Latin for handful.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      manip'ulus [L.] A handful, a rough measure of quantity.
  40. mannitan - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      mannitan (man'-it-an) [/x&wa, manna], C«Hi>O». A sweet, syrupy substance produced by the action of sulphuric acid on mannite. m. diacetate, a compound of mannitan and acetic acid. Syn., acetiU.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mannitan (man'it-an). A syrupy liquid, rjI, o, obtainable from mannite.
  41. mannitose - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      mannitose (man'-il-os) [parra, manna], (Mli-tV An amorphous substance, isomeric with leyulose. but optically inactive, obtained from mannite by oxidation.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mannitose (man'it-ds). A fermentable sugar or glucose obtainable from mannite.
  42. maqui - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      maqui (mah'ke). A shrub of Chile, from the berries of which a wine having antiperiodic properties Is made.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      maqui (mah'kwe). A liliaceous shrub of South America: its berries afford an antifebrile wine.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      maqui (mah'ke). A shrub of Chile, from the berries of which a wine having antiperiodic properties Is made.
  43. marasmic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      marasmic (mar-az'-mik) [marasmus}. Affected with marasmus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      maras'mic. Relating to or suffering from marasmus, marantlc.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      maras'mic. Relating to or suffering from marasmus, marantlc.
  44. marasmoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      marasmoid (mar-as'-moid) [napatrn&t. decay; «Uof. like]. Resembling or simulating marasmus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      maras'moid [G. marasmos, marasmus, + eidos, resemblance.] Resembling marasmus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      marasmoid (mar-az'moid) [Gr. (ia/>an;/6s a wasting + ettot form]. Resembling marasmus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      maras'moid [G. marasmos, marasmus, + eidos, resemblance.] Resembling marasmus.
  45. marbleization - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      marbleization (mar-bl-i-za'shun]. Becoming, or the condition of being, marbled or veined.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      marbleization (mar-bel-iz-a'shun). The state of being veined like marble.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      marbleization (mar-bl-i-za'shun]. Becoming, or the condition of being, marbled or veined.
  46. marcor - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      marcor (mar'-kor). See marasmus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mar'cor [L marcere, to wither.] Marasmus. Marde'la Springs, Maryland. Chalybeate-arsenical waters. Used by drinking In anemia, chlorosis, dyspepsia, weakness and Irritability of the bladder, chronic cystitis, urethrttls, and In functional disorders of the female pelvic organs. The summer months.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mar'cor [L marcere, to wither.] Marasmus. Marde'la Springs, Maryland. Chalybeate-arsenical waters. Used by drinking In anemia, chlorosis, dyspepsia, weakness and Irritability of the bladder, chronic cystitis, urethrttls, and In functional disorders of the female pelvic organs. The summer months.
  47. margarone - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      margarone (mor'-ga-r6n). See palmitone.
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      margarone (mar'gar-on). See palmitone.
  48. margination - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      margina'tion. The adhesion of the leucocytes to the walls of the blood-vessels in beginning inflammation, m. of the placen'ta, see placenta mar%i-nata.
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      margination (mar-jin-a'shun). Adhesion of leukocytes to the blood-vessel walls in the early stages of inflammation.
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      margina'tion. The adhesion of the leucocytes to the walls of the blood-vessels in beginning inflammation, m. of the placen'ta, see placenta mar%i-nata.
  49. marisca - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      marisca (mar-is'kah), pi. maris'cte [L. marts'ca a pile]. A hemorrhoid.
  50. maritonucleus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      maritonucleus (m>ir-it-»-nii'~Hr-u:-) [maritus, married ; nucleus, a little nut]. The nucleus of an ovum after fecundation.
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      maritonucleus (mar"i-to-nu'kle-us) [L. maritus, conjugal.] The nucleus of an impregnated ovum, genoblast.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      maritonucleus (mar"it-o-nu'kle-us) [L. mar'itus married + nucleus]. The nucleus of the ovum after the sperm-cell has entered it.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      maritonucleus (mar"i-to-nu'kle-us) [L. maritus, conjugal.] The nucleus of an impregnated ovum, genoblast.
  51. marmoration - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      marmora'tion [L marmor, marble ] Marblelzatlon.
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      marmoration (mar-mo-ra'shun) [L. mar'mor marble]. Marbleization.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      marmora'tion [L marmor, marble ] Marblelzatlon.
  52. marsh-fever - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      marsh-fever. See malarial fever.
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      marsh-fe'ver. Malaria.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      marsh-fever (marsh-fe'ver). See/««r.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      marsh-fe'ver. Malaria.
  53. marsupialization - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      marsupialization (mar-su-pe-al-i-za'-shun)
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      marsupialization (mar-su"pl-al-i-za'shun) [L. mampium, pouch.] An operation for the cure of an hydatid or other cyst; the sac of the tumor is opened and emptied of its contents, and then its edges are stitched to the edges of the external incision, which is kept open while the interior o; the cyst suppurates and closes by granulation.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      marsupialization (mar-su"pe-al-iz-a'shun) [L. marsu'pium pouch]. The operation of stitching the edges of an ovarian tumor to the edges of the abdominal wound so as to leave a pouch. The sac suppurates, fills with granulations, and shrinks.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      marsupialization (mar-su"pl-al-i-za'shun) [L. mampium, pouch.] An operation for the cure of an hydatid or other cyst; the sac of the tumor is opened and emptied of its contents, and then its edges are stitched to the edges of the external incision, which is kept open while the interior o; the cyst suppurates and closes by granulation.
  54. masculonucleus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      masculonucleus (maa-ku-tu-nii'-kle-us). The male pronucleus.
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      masculonucleus (mas"ku-lo-nu'kle-us). Arsenoblast
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      masculonucleus (mas"ku-lo-nu'kle-us). See arsenoblast.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      masculonucleus (mas"ku-lo-nu'kle-us). Arsenoblast
  55. massol - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      massol (mas'-ol). The bark of Massoia aromatica; it is used in colic, diarrhea, and spasms.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      massol (mas'ol). A pill excipient made of gelatin, 40 gr.; glycerin, 2 fl.dr.; powdered sugar, 3 dr.; and distilled water to make i oz.
  56. mastiche - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mastiche (mas'tik-e). See mastic.
  57. mastodynia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mastodynia (mas-to-din'-e-ah} [masto-; &Si:^. pain]. Pain in the breast.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mastodyn'ia [G. mastos, breast, + odyne, pain.] Mammary neuralgia, mastalgia, mazodynia.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      mastodynia (mast-o-din'e-ah). Pain in the breast; usually neuralgia of the mammary branches of the intercostal or of the anterior supraclavicular nerves. [Gr., mastos, the breast, + odyne, pain.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mastodyn'ia [G. mastos, breast, + odyne, pain.] Mammary neuralgia, mastalgia, mazodynia.
  58. matico - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      matico (mat-e'-ko) [Sp.l. The leaves of Piper angustifolium, of the order Piperacea. 11 is aromatic and stimulant, and has been used as a local and general hemostatic and as an alterative stimulant to mucous membranes. Dose 60 gr. (4 Gm.). m., fluidextract of (fluidextractum matico, U. S. P.). Dose 4-i dr. (2-4 Cc.). m., tincture of. Dose I dr. (4 Cc.).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      matico (mat-e'ko) [Sp.] (N.F.) The leaves of Piper anguslifolium, a small tree of Peru and Bolivia; tonic and diuretic in doses of Si"1 (2.0-4.0).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      matico (mah-te'ko) [Sp.; a nickname for Matthew]. The leaves of Pi'per on^ustijo'lium, a shrub of South and Central America. They are stimulant and hemostatic, and are used in diarrhea, leukorrhea, cystitis, and internal hemorrhages. Dose, in powder, 30-60 gr. (1-4 gm.); of fluidextract, 30-60 niin. (2-4 c.c.); of tincture, J-a fl.dr. (j-8
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      matico (mat-e'ko) [Sp.] (N.F.) The leaves of Piper anguslifolium, a small tree of Peru and Bolivia; tonic and diuretic in doses of Si"1 (2.0-4.0).
  59. matrass - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      matrass (mat'-ras) (Fr., malms, a chemical vessel]. A glass vessel with a long neck and a round body used in various chemical manipulations.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mat'rass [Fr. matras.] A long-necked glass vessel used for heating dry substances In chemical manipulations.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      matrass (mat-ras'). i. A round or oval vessel with a long neck. 2. A urinal. [Lat., matracium.}
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      matrass (mat'ras). A glass vessel with a long neck used for treating dry substances in chemical operations.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mat'rass [Fr. matras.] A long-necked glass vessel used for heating dry substances In chemical manipulations.
  60. matricaria - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      matricaria (mat-rik-a'-re-ak) [matrix], German chatnomile; the flower-tops of M. chamomitta, of the order Composite. Matricaria contains a volatile oil and a bitter extractive principle, and is a mild tonic, and in large doses emetia-and antispasmodic.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      matrica'ria [L. matrix, womb.] (U.S.) German chamomlle, wild chamomile, horse gowan; the flowers of Maincaria chamomilla; tonic in doses of 5J—i (15.0-30.0) of an extemporaneous infusion (i ounce to the pint).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      matrica'ria [L. matrix, womb.] (U.S.) German chamomlle, wild chamomile, horse gowan; the flowers of Maincaria chamomilla; tonic in doses of 5J—i (15.0-30.0) of an extemporaneous infusion (i ounce to the pint).
  61. matzoon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      matzoon (mal'-toon). Milk fermented with a peculiar ferment obtained from Asiatic Turkey. It is used like kumiss in irritated states of the gastrointestinal tract.
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      matzoon' [Armenian.] A milk treated with a special ferment containing lactic acid bacilli and other organisms; employed as a food and as a preventive of intestinal putrefaction.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      matzoon (mat-zo'on). A variety of fermented milk.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      matzoon (mat-zQn') [Armenian], A drink, orig
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      matzoon' [Armenian.] A milk treated with a special ferment containing lactic acid bacilli and other organisms; employed as a food and as a preventive of intestinal putrefaction.
  62. maxillodental - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      maxillodental (maks-il-o-den'-laf). Pertaining to the jaw and the teeth.
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      maxilloden'tal. Relating to the jaw and the teeth, alveolodental.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      maxilloden'tal. Relating to the jaw and the teeth, alveolodental.
  63. maxillojugal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      maxillojugal (moftj-il-o-joo'-fo/). Pertaining to the maxilla and tlie 7-ygoma.
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      maxilloju'gal. Relating to the maxilla and the zygoma.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      maxilloju'gal. Relating to the maxilla and the zygoma.
  64. maza - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      maza (ma'-zak) [nafa, a cake]. The placenta.
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      ma'za [G. a large coarse cake.] The placenta.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ma'za [G. a large coarse cake.] The placenta.
  65. mazocacothesis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      ma"zocacoth'esis [G. maia, barley-cake (placenta), + kakos, bad, + thesis, place.] Placenta pnevia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mazocacothesis (ma"zo-kak-oth'es-is) [Gr. fiafa placenta + itoxAj bad -f- Statt placement). Malposition of the placenta.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ma"zocacoth'esis [G. maia, barley-cake (placenta), + kakos, bad, + thesis, place.] Placenta pnevia.
  66. mazodynia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mazodynia (ma-to-din'-e-ah). See mastodynia.
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      mazodyn'ia [G. masos, breast, + odyne, pain.] Mastodynla.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mazodynia (ma-zo-din'e-ah) [Gr. nadirs breast |
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mazodyn'ia [G. masos, breast, + odyne, pain.] Mastodynla.
  67. mazolysis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mazolysis (ma-zol'-is-is) [pata, cake;X6cu, loosing!. Separation of the placenta.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mazol'ysis [G. masa, a barley cake (placenta), + lysis, a loosing.] Detachment of the placenta.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mazol'ysis [G. masa, a barley cake (placenta), + lysis, a loosing.] Detachment of the placenta.
  68. meatoscope - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meatoscope (me-al'-o-skQp) [meatus, meatus; «oTrt'n-, to inspect]. A speculum used in the examination of a meatus, specifically the distal portion of the male urethra.
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      meatoscope (me-at'o-skop) [meatus + skofti. I view.] A form of speculum for examining a meatus, especially the meatus urethrae.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      meatoscope (me-at'o-skop) [L. mea'tus meatus + Gr. oKoirfiv to examine]. A speculum for examining the urinary meatus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      meatoscope (me-at'o-skop) [meatus + skofti. I view.] A form of speculum for examining a meatus, especially the meatus urethrae.
  69. meatoscopy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meatoscopy (me-a-tos'ko-pi). Inspection, usually instrumental, of any meatus, especially of the meatus urinarius and of the urethra immediately adjacent, ure'teral m., inspection, through a cystoscope, of the orifices of the ureters in the wall of the bladder.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      meatoscopy (me-at-os'ko-pe). The inspection of any meatus, especially the urinary meatus or the vesical orifice of a ureter, ureteral m., cystoscopic inspection of the vesical orifice of a ureter.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      meatoscopy (me-a-tos'ko-pi). Inspection, usually instrumental, of any meatus, especially of the meatus urinarius and of the urethra immediately adjacent, ure'teral m., inspection, through a cystoscope, of the orifices of the ureters in the wall of the bladder.
  70. mechanotherapy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mechanotherapy (mek-an-o-ther'-ap-e) [mechanic; etpartla, treatment!. The use of mechanical agencies in the treatment or injury or disease.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mechanotherapy (mek"an-o-ther'a-pl) [G. mlchane, machine, + therapeia, treatment.] Treatment of disease by means of apparatus or mechanical appliances of any kind.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mechanotherapy (mek"an-o-ther'a-pl) [G. mlchane, machine, + therapeia, treatment.] Treatment of disease by means of apparatus or mechanical appliances of any kind.
  71. mecometer - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mecometer (me-kom'-et-er) [/ifl*os, length; pirpov, measure]. An instrument used in measuring newborn infants. •
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mecom'eter [G. mlkos, length, + metron, measure.] An Instrument, like calipers with a scale attachment, for ready measurement of the newborn child.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mecom'eter [G. mlkos, length, + metron, measure.] An Instrument, like calipers with a scale attachment, for ready measurement of the newborn child.
  72. mecon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mecon (me'-Aon) [L.J. i. The poppy. 2. Opium.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      mecon (me'kon). i. The poppy. 2. Opium. [Gr., melton.]
  73. meconate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meconate (mek'-on-nt) [mecon]. A salt of meconic acid.
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      mec'onate. A salt of meconlc acid.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mec'onate. A salt of meconlc acid.
  74. meconidine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meconidine (mek-on'-id-fn) \jfiiKuy, poppy], CnH*»» NOi. An amorphous alkaloid of opium.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mecon'idine. An alkaloid obtained from the mother liquor of morphine, C^HjjNOj, an amorphous, yellowish, tasteless powder.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mecon'idine. An alkaloid obtained from the mother liquor of morphine, C^HjjNOj, an amorphous, yellowish, tasteless powder.
  75. medicable - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      medicable (med'-ik-a-bl) [medicari, to heal]. Amenable to cure.
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      medicable (medl-ka-bl). Admitting of treatment with hope of cure.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      medicable (med'ik-a-bl). Curable, especially by medical treatment.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      medicable (med'ik-ab-l). Subject to treatment with reasonable expectation of cure.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      medicable (medl-ka-bl). Admitting of treatment with hope of cure.
  76. medicerebellar - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      medicerebellar (me-de-str-t-bcl'-ar) [medius, middle; cerebellum]. Pertaining to the intermediate region of the cerebellum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      medicerebell'ar. Relating to the central part of the cerebellum, middle cerebcllar.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      medicerebellar (me-de-ser-e-bel'ar). Middle cerebellar.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      medicerebell'ar. Relating to the central part of the cerebellum, middle cerebcllar.
  77. medicerebral - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      medicerebral (me-de-ser'^e-bral) [medius, middle; cerebrum, brain]. Pertaining to the central portion of the cerebrum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      medicer'ebral. Relating to the central portion of the cerebrum, middle cerebral.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      medicerebral (me-dc-scr'c-bral). Middle cerebral.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      medicer'ebral. Relating to the central portion of the cerebrum, middle cerebral.
  78. medicommissure - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      medicommissure (me-de-kom'-is-ur) [medius, mid* die; commissura. commissure). The middle commissure of the third ventricle. The junction of the mesal surfaces of the ttialami. It is In a direct line between the porta and the aqueduct, and just dorsad of the aulix. It consists mainly of cells, and is so soft as commonly to be torn during the removal of the brain.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      medicommissure (med-I-koml-sur). Middle commissure, massa* intermedia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      medicommissure (med-I-koml-sur). Middle commissure, massa* intermedia.
  79. medioccipital - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      medioccip'ital. Mldocclpltal.
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      medioccipital (me"de-ok-sip'it-al). Midoccipital.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      medioccip'ital. Mldocclpltal.
  80. medisect - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      medisect (me-de-sektf) [medius, middle; secare, to cut]. To make a mcdisection, q. v.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      medisect' [L. medius, middle, + sectus; secare, to cut.] To Incise In the median line.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      medisect' [L. medius, middle, + sectus; secare, to cut.] To Incise In the median line.
  81. medullation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      medullation (mfi-dul-a'shun). Acquiring, or the act of formation of, marrow or medulla, or a medullary sheath.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      medullation (med-u-Ia'sbun). The formation of a medulla or marrow.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      medullation (mfi-dul-a'shun). Acquiring, or the act of formation of, marrow or medulla, or a medullary sheath.
  82. medullispinal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      medullispinal (med-ul-e-spi'-nat) [medulla; spine], Relating to the spinal cord.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      medullispi'nal. Relating to the spinal cord.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      medullispi'nal. Relating to the spinal cord.
  83. medullitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      medullitis (med-ul-i'-tis) [meduUa; m?, inflammation]. i. Inflammation of marrow. 2. Myelitis
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      medullitis (me'-dul-i'(e')tis). Inflammation of marrow, either bone-marrow (osteomyelitis) or the spinal cord (myelitis).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      medullitis (med-ul-i'tis). i. Osteomyelitis. 2. Myelitis.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      medullitis (me'-dul-i'(e')tis). Inflammation of marrow, either bone-marrow (osteomyelitis) or the spinal cord (myelitis).
  84. medullization - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      medullization (med-ul-is-a'-shun) [medulla]. Conversion into marrow, as the softening of bone-tissue in the course of osteitis.
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      medulliza'tion. The enlargement of the medullary spaces in rarefying osteitis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      medullization (med-ul-iz-a'shun* ",h* enlirg*ment of the havcrsian canals in" _<fying osteitis, followed by their conversion into marrowchannels; also the replacement of bone by marrow-cells.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      medulliza'tion. The enlargement of the medullary spaces in rarefying osteitis.
  85. megacephalous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      megaceph'alous. Megacephalic
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      megaceph'alous. Megacephalic
  86. megadyne - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      megadyne (meg'-ah-din) [mega-; tfoafui, power]. A unit equal to a million dynes.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      megadyne (meg'ah-dm) [G. megas, great, + dyne.] One million dynes. ,
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      megadyne (meg'ah-dm) [G. megas, great, + dyne.] One million dynes. ,
  87. megagamete - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      megagamete (meg-ag-am'-et). Same as macrogamete.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      megagamete (meg-ah-gam'St) [G. megas, large, + gamete.] Macrogamete.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      megagamete (meg-ah-gam'St) [G. megas, large, + gamete.] Macrogamete.
  88. megalocyte - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      megalocyte (meg'-al-o-slt) [megalo-; ximn, cell]. An abnormally large red blood -corpuscle.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      megalocyte (meg'al-o-sit) [G. megas (megal-). large, +kytos, cell.] A large (10 to 20/1) non-nucleated red blood corpuscle.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      megalocyte (meg'al-o-sit) [G. megas (megal-). large, +kytos, cell.] A large (10 to 20/1) non-nucleated red blood corpuscle.
  89. meio- - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meio- (m* -o-). For words- beginning thus, see fflio-.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      meio-. For words beginning thus, see mto-.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      meio-. For words beginning thus, see mto-.
  90. melancholiac - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melancholiac (mel-an-ko'-lt-ok) [see melancholia}, x. Suffering from melancholia. 2. A person affected with melancholia.
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      melancholiac (mel-an-koll-ak). A person suffering from melancholia.
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      melancholiac (mel-an-ko'le-ak). Affected with melancholia; also a person affected with melancholin.
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      melancholiac (mel-an-koll-ak). A person suffering from melancholia.
  91. melanemia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanemia (mel-an-e'me-ah) [Gr. n«Xas black + O?mo blood]. The presence of black, pigmentary masses in the blood; hemachromatosis. The condition is seen chiefly in pernicious anemia.
  92. melangeur - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melangeur (ma^on-njer^) [Fr:J. The graduated pipet of the hemocy tometer.
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      melangeur (ma-lan-zher1). An instrument for drawing and diluting specimens of blood for examination. It consists of a capillary tube, one end of which is blown into a bulb having a capacity of 100 c.mm.
  93. melano- - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melano- (mel-an-o-) [/i«Xot, black]. A prefix signifying black or dark-colored, or relating to melanin.
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      melano- [G. melas(melan-), black.] A prefix conveying the notion of black or extreme darkness of hue.
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      melano-. Combining form of Gr., mc'.n black; used as a prefix to signify of or concerning blackness.
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      melano- [G. melas(melan-), black.] A prefix conveying the notion of black or extreme darkness of hue.
  94. melanocarcinoma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanocarcinoma (mel-an-o-kar-sin-o'-mah). A carcinoma containing melanin.
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      mel'anocarcino'ma. A deeply plgmented cancer, melanold carcinoma.
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      mel'anocarcino'ma. A deeply plgmented cancer, melanold carcinoma.
  95. melanocomous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanocomous (m?l-an-okr-o-mus) [melano-; it6ftij, hair]. Black-haired.
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      melanoc'omous [G. me las (me Ian-), black, + komt, hair of the head.] Black-haired.
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      melanoc'omous [G. me las (me Ian-), black, + komt, hair of the head.] Black-haired.
  96. melanodermic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanoder'mic. Relating to or marked by melanoderma or pigmentation of the skin.
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      melanoder'mic. Relating to or marked by melanoderma or pigmentation of the skin.
  97. melanogen - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanogen (mel-an'-o-jen) [melano-; ytwav, to produce]. A material which becomes melanin on receiving he appropriate stimulus.
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      mel'anogen [melanin + G. gennad, I produce.] A chromogen in urine which is converted Into melanin.
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      mel'anogen [melanin + G. gennad, I produce.] A chromogen in urine which is converted Into melanin.
  98. melanoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanoid (mel'-cn-oid) [melano-; tlfas, like]. Darkcolored; of the nature of melanosis.
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      mel'anoid [G. melas(melan-), black, + eidos, resemblance.] i. Blackish, deeply plgmented. ». A pigment obtained by treating a protein with hydrochloric acid and heating.
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      mel'anoid [G. melas(melan-), black, + eidos, resemblance.] i. Blackish, deeply plgmented. ». A pigment obtained by treating a protein with hydrochloric acid and heating.
  99. melanosarcoma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanosarcoma (mel-an-o-sar-ko'-mah) [melano-; sarcoma]. A sarcoma containing melanin.
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      melanosarco'ma [G. melas(melan-), black.] A malignant form of deeply plgmented sarcoma.
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      melanosarco'ma [G. melas(melan-), black.] A malignant form of deeply plgmented sarcoma.
  100. melanosed - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanosed (mel'an-osd). Affected with melanosis.
  101. melanosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melano'sis [G. melas (melan-), black.] I. Abnormal pigmentation of the tissues and organs. 2.
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      melanosis (mel-an-o'sis). Abnormal dark pigment deposits in the skin. m. lentlcularis progressiva. Another name for xeroderma pigmentosum. [Gr., tmclas, black.]
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      melanosis (mel-an-o'sis) [Gr. fitXat black], i. Melanism; a condition characterized by abnormal pigmentary deposits. 2. Disorder of function caused by a pigment, m. lenticula'ris progressi va, xeroderma pigmentosum. m. scle'r«e, congenital violet flecks in the sclera (SchmidtKimpler).
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      melano'sis [G. melas (melan-), black.] I. Abnormal pigmentation of the tissues and organs. 2.
  102. melanosity - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanosity (mel-an-os'-il-e) [melano-; «.W, disease!. The condition of being melanous; darkness, as of hair, eyes, or skin.
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      melanos'ity [G. mtlas(melan-), black.] Darkness of complexion.
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      melanosity (mel-an-os'it-e). Swarthiness of complexion.
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      melanos'ity [G. mtlas(melan-), black.] Darkness of complexion.
  103. melanotic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanotic (mel-an-ot'-ik) [melanosis}. Pertain ing to or characterized by melanosis or by a deposit of melanin.
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      melanot'ic. Relating to melanosis; marked by deep pigmentation.
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      melanotic (mel-an-ot'ik). 1. Pertaining to or of the nature of melanosis. 3. Cmtaining a deposit of melanin.
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      melanotic (mcl-an-ot'ik). Affected with or of the nature of melanosis.
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      melanot'ic. Relating to melanosis; marked by deep pigmentation.
  104. melanous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanous (mrl'-an-us) [melanosis]. Pigmented, dark complexioned, characterized by melanosis.
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      mel'anous. Dark complexloned, brunette.
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      melanous (mel'an-us) [Gr. pcXa; black). Having a dark or swarthy complexion.
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      mel'anous. Dark complexloned, brunette.
  105. melanuria - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanuria (mel-an-u'-re-ah) [»l\nt. black; oCpoc, urine 1. The presence of black pigment in the urine.
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      melanu'ria [melanin + G. ouron, urine.] The excretion of urine of a dark color, due to the presence of melanin or other pigments or to the action of phenol, creosote, resorcin, and other coal-tar derivatives.
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      melanuria (mel-an-u're-ah) [Gr. niXat black + oupov urine]. The discharge of darkly stained urine.
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      melanu'ria [melanin + G. ouron, urine.] The excretion of urine of a dark color, due to the presence of melanin or other pigments or to the action of phenol, creosote, resorcin, and other coal-tar derivatives.
  106. melanuric - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanu'ric. Relating to or characterized by melan uria.
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      melanuric (mel-an-u'rik). Pertaining to or marked by melanuria.
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      melanu'ric. Relating to or characterized by melan uria.
  107. melanurin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melanurin (mel-an-u'-rin) [melano^; ovpov, urine}. A dark pigment found in the urine in melanuria; it is sometimes associated with the presence in the body of melanotic tumors.
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      melan'urin. A dark pigment found at times in the urine.
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      melanurin (mel-an-u'rin). A black sobstance sometimes found in urine.
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      melanurin (mel-an-u'rin). A black substance from morbid urine in certain rare cases.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      melan'urin. A dark pigment found at times in the urine.
  108. melezitose - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melezitose (mel-ez'-ii-os) [Fr., melete, larch). CuHnOii+aH>O. A sugar found in European false manna, or Briancon manna.
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      melezitose (mcl-ez'it-6s). A sugar from larch manna, C, JljAs-MH,O.
  109. mellitum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mellitum (mel-i'-tum) [mel). In pharmacy, a honey; a preparation in which honey is the menstruum, m. rosas. See melrosa.
  110. melomaniac - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melomaniac (mel-o-ma'-ne-ak) [tiiXm, song; p£a, madness]. One who is affected with melomania.
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      meloma'niac. A person affected with melomanla.
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      meloma'niac. A person affected with melomanla.
  111. meloplasty - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meloplasty (mt'-lo-plas-lc) [>^Ao», cheek; rXaaattv, to form]. A plastic operation on the cheek.
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      mel'oplasty [G. melos, limb, + f lasso, I form.] Reparatlve or plastic surgery of the extremities.
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      mel'oplasty [G. melos, limb, + f lasso, I form.] Reparatlve or plastic surgery of the extremities.
  112. melting-point - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      melting-point. The degree of temperature at which solids pass into the liquid state.
  113. membranaceous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      membranaceous (mem-bran-a'-ce-us) [membrum. member]. Pertining to, consiatuig of, or of the nature of, a membrane.
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      membrana'ceous. Membranous.
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      membranaceous (mem-bran-a'shus) [L. mrmbrana'ceus]. Of the nature of a membrane.
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      membrana'ceous. Membranous.
  114. membranate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      membranate (mem'bra-nat). Having the character of a membrane.
  115. membranelle - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      membranelle'. A minute membrane formed of fused cilia, found In certain of the Ciliata.
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      membranelle (mem-bra-nelO- A small membrane composed of cilia, seen in ciliate organisms.
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      membranelle'. A minute membrane formed of fused cilia, found In certain of the Ciliata.
  116. membraniform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      membraniform (mem-bran'-if-orm). See membranous.
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      membran'iform [L. membrana, membrane, + forma, form.] Of the appearance or character of a membrane.
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      membran'iform [L. membrana, membrane, + forma, form.] Of the appearance or character of a membrane.
  117. membranoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      membranoid (mem'-bran-oid) [membrana, membrane; * 1005, like]. Resembling membrane.
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      membranoid (mem'bra-noid). Resembling a membrane.
  118. mendelism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mendelism (men'del-izm). See Mendel's /•;;.•. under law.
  119. meningism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meningism (men'-in-jizm) [meninges]. i. Simple circulatory disturbances of the meninges, of toxic or hysterical origin. 2. Pseudomeningitis accompanied by symptoms similar to those of tuberculous meningitis.
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      men'ingism. A condition of irritation of the brain or spinal cord In which the symptoms simulate a meningitis, but In which no actual Inflammation of these membranes Is present.
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      men'ingism. A condition of irritation of the brain or spinal cord In which the symptoms simulate a meningitis, but In which no actual Inflammation of these membranes Is present.
  120. meningitophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meningitophobia (men-in-jit-o-fo'bl-ah) [meningitis + G. phobos, fear.] An hysterical meninginn caused by an exaggerated fear of brain disease.
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      meningitophobia (men"in-jit"o-fo'be-ah) [meningitis + Gr. <po$os fear]. A condition simulating meningitis, but due to fear of that disease.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      meningitophobia (men-in-jit-o-fo'bl-ah) [meningitis + G. phobos, fear.] An hysterical meninginn caused by an exaggerated fear of brain disease.
  121. meningomyelitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meningomyelitis (men-in"go-ml-el-i'(e')tis) [G. m*iinx(mening-), membrane, + myelos, marrow, -L -itis.] Inflammation of the spinal cord and of its enveloping arachnoid and pla mater, and less commonly also of the dura mater.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      meningomyelitis (men-in"go-ml-el-i'(e')tis) [G. m*iinx(mening-), membrane, + myelos, marrow, -L -itis.] Inflammation of the spinal cord and of its enveloping arachnoid and pla mater, and less commonly also of the dura mater.
  122. meninguria - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meninguria (men-in-gii'-re-ah) [nQn-ft, membrane; «»",...-, urine]. The passage or presence of membranous shreds in the urine.
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      meningu'ria [G. mlninx(mining-), membrane, -H ouron, urine.] The passage of membraniform shreds in the urine.
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      meningu'ria [G. mlninx(mining-), membrane, -H ouron, urine.] The passage of membraniform shreds in the urine.
  123. menolipsis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      menolipsis (men-o-lip'-sis) [mcno-; Xti^s, an omission]. The retention or absence of the menses.
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      menolip'sis [G. men, month, + leipsis, a failing.] Temporary cessation of menstruation; amenorrhea.
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      menolipsis (mcn-o-lip'sis) [Gr. nty month + Xti^-K failing). Temporary' cessation of menstruation.
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      menolip'sis [G. men, month, + leipsis, a failing.] Temporary cessation of menstruation; amenorrhea.
  124. menophania - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      menophania (men-o-fa'-ne-ah) [meno-; <sau<;.-, to appear]. The first appearance of the menses.
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      menophania (men-o-fa'ne-ah) [Gr. nty month + v-aria appearance]. The appearance of the menses at puberty.
  125. menoplania - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      menopla'nia [G. men, month, 4- plane, a wanderIng.] Vicarious menstruation.
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      menoplania (men-o-pla'ne-ah) [Gr. ia\v month + TT\ain) deviation]. Metastasis or aberration of the menses; vicarious menstruation.
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      menopla'nia [G. men, month, 4- plane, a wanderIng.] Vicarious menstruation.
  126. menorrhea - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      menorrhea (men-or-e'ah). Very profuse menstruation. [Gr., men, month, + roia, flow.]
  127. mentagra - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mentagra (men-ta'-grak). See sycosis.
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      mentag'ra [L. menlum, chin, + G. agra, a seizure.] Sycosis.
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      mentagra (men-tah'grah) [L. men'lum chin + Gr. liypa seizure). Same as sycosis.
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      mentag'ra [L. menlum, chin, + G. agra, a seizure.] Sycosis.
  128. mentalis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mentalis (men-la'-Its). The levator labii inferioris. Sec muscles, table of.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      menta'lis. See under musculus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      menta'lis. See under musculus.
  129. mentoposterior - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mentoposte'rior [L. mentum, chin.] Noting a presentation of the fetus with Its chin pointing
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      mentoposterior (men"to-pos-te're-or) [L. mcn'tum chin + paste'rior after]. Having the chin directed toward the back, or turned sacrad (used of the fetus at delivery).
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      mentoposte'rior [L. mentum, chin.] Noting a presentation of the fetus with Its chin pointing
  130. meralgia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meralgia (me-ral'-je-ah) {piv>bs, thigh; &\yot, pain]. Neuralgic pain in the thigh, m. paraesthetica. See Bernhardt's paresihesia.
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      meralgia (me-ral'jl-ah) [mgros, thigh, + algos, pain.] Pain in the thigh, sciatica, m. parsesthet'ica, Bernhardt's disease, tingling, formication, itching, and other forms of paresthesia in the outer side of the lower part of the thigh in the area of distribution of the external cutaneous branch of the femoral nerve; there may be pain, but the skin is usually hypesthetic to the touch.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      meralgia (me-ral'je-ah) [Gr. jujpfc thigh + &\yot pain]. Pain in the thigh, m. parsesthet'ica, a disease marked by paresthesia and disturbance of sensation in the outer surface of the thigh, in the region supplied by the external cutaneous femoral nerve. The paresthesia consists of burning, tingling, stabbing pains of considerable severity, or possibly only of a feeling of numbness. The sensory disturbances vary from slight hyperesthesia to total anesthesia. Called also Bernhardt's disturbance of sensation.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      meralgia (me-ral'jl-ah) [mgros, thigh, + algos, pain.] Pain in the thigh, sciatica, m. parsesthet'ica, Bernhardt's disease, tingling, formication, itching, and other forms of paresthesia in the outer side of the lower part of the thigh in the area of distribution of the external cutaneous branch of the femoral nerve; there may be pain, but the skin is usually hypesthetic to the touch.
  131. mercurialization - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mercurializa'tion. The being or the bringing under the therapeutic Influence of mercury.
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      mercurialization (mer-ku"re-al-iz-a'shun). The act or process of putting under the influence of mercury.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mercurializa'tion. The being or the bringing under the therapeutic Influence of mercury.
  132. mercurius - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mercurius (mer-ku'-re-us) [see mercury}, m. corrosivus, corrosive sublimate, m. dulcis, calomel.
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      mercu'rius. The homeopathic term for hydraror mercury, m. corrosi'vus, corrosive
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mercu'rius. The homeopathic term for hydraror mercury, m. corrosi'vus, corrosive
  133. mercurochrome - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mercurochrome (murTcu-ro-krom) [mercury + G. ckrOma, color. ] Any dye containing by substitution one or more atoms of mercury in the molecule, m. -220, dibrom-oxymercuryfluoresceiii, or its sodium salt, a germicide recommended fer use in the genitourinary tract, obtained by the substitution of one atom of mercury in the molecule of dibromfluorescein.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mercurochrome (mer-ku'ro-krom). A red powder, dibrom-oxymercury-fluorescein or its sodium salt, which is a green crystalline powder. The acid is obtained by substituting one atom of mercury in the molecule of dibromfluorescein and contains about 26 per cent, of mercury: used as a germicide for the genito-urinary tract.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mercurochrome (murTcu-ro-krom) [mercury + G. ckrOma, color. ] Any dye containing by substitution one or more atoms of mercury in the molecule, m. -220, dibrom-oxymercuryfluoresceiii, or its sodium salt, a germicide recommended fer use in the genitourinary tract, obtained by the substitution of one atom of mercury in the molecule of dibromfluorescein.
  134. merispore - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      merispore (merf-ts-por) \ntpot, a part; seed]. A spore resulting from division of another spore.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mer'ispore [G. meros, a part, + sporos, seed.] A secondary spore, a spore resulting from the seg
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      merispore (mer'is-por). In fungi, a secondary spore formed by division of the endospores or the exospores. [Gr., meros, a part, + sporos, a sowing.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mer'ispore [G. meros, a part, + sporos, seed.] A secondary spore, a spore resulting from the seg
  135. merogastrula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      merogastrula (mer-o-gast-troo-Iah) [mero-; yeurrfipi belly: pi., merogastrula\. In biology, the gastrula of a meroblastic ovum.
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      merogas'trula. The gastrula of a meroblastic ovum.
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      merogastrula (mer-o-gas'tru-lah). The gastrula of a meroblastic ovum.
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      merogas'trula. The gastrula of a meroblastic ovum.
  136. merogenesis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      merogenesis (mer-o~jenf-es-is) [mero-; ytrtva, generation]. Reproduction by segmentation.
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      merogen'esis [G. meros, part, -f genesis, production.] Segmentation, merotomy.
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      merogen'esis [G. meros, part, -f genesis, production.] Segmentation, merotomy.
  137. merycism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      merycism (mer'-is-itm) i4f. ' style='color:red;'>... rumination]. Rumination; chewing the cud—a normal process in the ruminating animals, and sometimes occurring in man.
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      merycism (mer'is-izm). Regurgitation of food from stomach.
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      merycism (mer'is-izm) [Gr. nqpvKianfa chewing]. The regurgitation of food from the stomach and chewing it again.
  138. mesad - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      mesad (mes'-ad) [jAiaoi, middle; •/-/. to]. Toward the median line or plane.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mes'ad [G. mesos, middle, + L. ad, to.] Toward
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesad (me'sad). Toward the median line or plane.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mes'ad [G. mesos, middle, + L. ad, to.] Toward
  139. mesal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesal (mes'-al) (nivus, middle]. Pertaining to or sitifated in the middle line or plane.
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      mes'al [G. mesos, middle.] Relating to the median plane of the body or a part; median, middle.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesal (me'sal) [Gr. ^«ros middle]. Pertaining to the median line or plane.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mes'al [G. mesos, middle.] Relating to the median plane of the body or a part; median, middle.
  140. mesaraic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesaraic (mes-ar-a'-ik) (jttvoi, middle; &pai&, belly]. Mesenteric.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mesara'ic [G. mesaraion, mesentery.] Mesarelc.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesara'ic [G. mesaraion, mesentery.] Mesarelc.
  141. mesaticephalic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesaticephalic (mes-at-c-sef-al'-ik). With a cephalic index between 75 and 79.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mesaticephalic (mes-at"I-se-fal'ik) [G. mesatos, midmost, + kephale, head.] Having a head of medium length. Noting a skull with a cephalic index between 75 and 80 and with a capacity of 1350 c.c. to 1450 c.c., or an individual with such a skull. Among the mesaticephalic races are the Europeans, American Indians, Polynesians, and Chinese.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesaticephalic (mes-at"is-ei-al'ik) [Gr. utabrm medium + <.t..-iiv,) head]. Neither brachycephalic nor dolichocephalic.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesaticephalic (mes-at"I-se-fal'ik) [G. mesatos, midmost, + kephale, head.] Having a head of medium length. Noting a skull with a cephalic index between 75 and 80 and with a capacity of 1350 c.c. to 1450 c.c., or an individual with such a skull. Among the mesaticephalic races are the Europeans, American Indians, Polynesians, and Chinese.
  142. mesencephal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesencephal (mes-en'-sef-al). Same as mesencepkalon.
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      mesen'cephal. Mesencephalon.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesencephal (mes-en'sef-al). Same as mesencephalon.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesen'cephal. Mesencephalon.
  143. mesenchyma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesenchyma (mes-eng'-kim-ah) [piaos, • middle; tyxvpa, an infusion]. The portion of the mesoderm that produces all the connective tissues of the body, the blood-vessels, and the blood, the entire lymphatic system proper, and the heart; the nonepithelial portions of the mesoderra.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mesenchyma (mes-en'kl-mah) [G. mesos, middle + enchyma, Infusion.] An embryonic mesodermal tissue, consisting of cells forming a network of protoplasm, the meshes of which are filled by a homogeneous matrix; It gives origin to the connective tissues.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesenchyma (mes-en'kim-ab) [Gr. nionmiddle + tyxvpa infusion). The embryonic connective tissue; that part of the mesoderm whence are formed the connective tissues of the body, and also the blood-vessels and lymphatic vessels.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesenchyma (mes-en'kl-mah) [G. mesos, middle + enchyma, Infusion.] An embryonic mesodermal tissue, consisting of cells forming a network of protoplasm, the meshes of which are filled by a homogeneous matrix; It gives origin to the connective tissues.
  144. mesenteritis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesenteritis (mfirtt, inflammation]. Inflammation of the mesentery.
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      mesenteritis (mes-en-tS-ri'(re')tls). Inflammation of the mesentery.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesenteritis (mes-en-ter-i'tis). Inflammation of the mesentery.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesenteritis (mes-en-tS-ri'(re')tls). Inflammation of the mesentery.
  145. mesenteron - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesen'teron [G. mesos, middle, -I- enteron, Intestine. The Interior of the primitive Intestine or cavly of the archenteron.
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      mesenteron (mes-en'ter-on) [Gr. pivot middle + Ivrtpov intestine). The middle part of the em
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesen'teron [G. mesos, middle, -I- enteron, Intestine. The Interior of the primitive Intestine or cavly of the archenteron.
  146. mesiad - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesiad (mes'-t-ad). Same as mesad.
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      mes'iad. Mesad.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesiad (me'sc-ad). Toward the middle; mesad.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mes'iad. Mesad.
  147. mesiobuccal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesiobuccal (mes-e-o-buk'-al) (mesial; bucca, cheek]. Pertaining to surfaces between the mesial and buccal aspects of the teeth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mesiobuccal (me*sl-o-buk'al). Relating to the mesial and buccal surfaces of a tooth, noting especially the angle formed by the junction of these two surfaces.
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      mesiobuccal (me"se-o-buk'al). Pertaining to surfaces between the mesial and buccal aspects of a tooth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesiobuccal (me*sl-o-buk'al). Relating to the mesial and buccal surfaces of a tooth, noting especially the angle formed by the junction of these two surfaces.
  148. mesiodistal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesiodistal (me'sK-o-dis'tal). Noting the plane or diameter of a tooth cutting its mesial and distal surfaces.
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      mesiodistal (me"se-o-dis[tal). Pertaining to the surfaces between the mesial and distal aspects of a tooth.
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      mesiodistal (me'sK-o-dis'tal). Noting the plane or diameter of a tooth cutting its mesial and distal surfaces.
  149. mesiolingual - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesiolingual (mes-e-o-lin'-gwat) [mesial; lingua. tongue]. Relating to surfaces between the mesial and lingual aspects of the teeth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mesiolingual (me"sl-o-ling'gwal). Relating to the mesial and lingual surfaces of a tooth, noting especially the angle formed by their junction.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesiolingual (me"se-o-ling'wal). Pertaining to the surfaces between the mesial and lingual aspects of a tooth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesiolingual (me"sl-o-ling'gwal). Relating to the mesial and lingual surfaces of a tooth, noting especially the angle formed by their junction.
  150. mesion - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mes'ion. Meson.
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      mesion (me'se-on) [Gr. yutaot middle]. The plane that divides the body into right and left symmetric halves.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mes'ion. Meson.
  151. mesoarial - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesoarial (mes-o-a'ri-al). Relating to the mesoarium.
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      mesoarial (mes-o-a're-al). Pertaining to the mesoariom.
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      mesoarial (mes-o-a'ri-al). Relating to the mesoarium.
  152. mesoarium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesoarium (mes-o-a'-re-um) [meso- ; v&ptov. dim. of WV. egg; pt , mesoaria]. In biology, that fold of the peritoneum in certain animals (e. g.t fishes) which forms the mesentery of the ovary. See mesovarium.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mesoarium (mes-o-a'rl-um) [G. mesos, middle, + oarion, small egg.] A peritoneal fold supporting the ovary and Its blood-vessels and nerves as the mesentery does the Intestine; mesentery of the ovary, mesovarlum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesoarium (mes-o-a're-um). See mamarium.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesoarium (mes-o-a'rl-um) [G. mesos, middle, + oarion, small egg.] A peritoneal fold supporting the ovary and Its blood-vessels and nerves as the mesentery does the Intestine; mesentery of the ovary, mesovarlum.
  153. mesocephalon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesocephalon (mes-o-sef-al-on). See ports Varolii.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mesoceph'alon [G. mesos, middle, + kephale, head.] Mesencephalon.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesoceph'alon [G. mesos, middle, + kephale, head.] Mesencephalon.
  154. mesocolic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesocolic (mes-o-kol'-ik) [mesocnlon]. Pertaining to the mesocolon. m. band, a longitudinal muscular band corresponding to the insertion of the mesocolon.
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      mesocolic (mes-o-korik). Pertaining to the mesocolon.
  155. mesocyst - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesocyst (mesr-o-sist) (meso-; K(vtu, bladder]. A double fold of peritoneum attaching the gallbladder to the liver.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesocyst (mes'o-sist) [Gr. utam middle + (farm bladder]. The layer of peritoneum attaching the gall-bladder to the liver.
  156. mesodermic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesoder'mic. Relating to the mesoderm.
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      mesoder'mic. Relating to the mesoderm.
  157. mesodont - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mes'odont [G. mesos, middle, mean, + odous(odont-), tooth.] Having teeth of medium size. Noting a skull with a dental Index between 41 and 44.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesodont (mes'o-dont) [Gr. piaos middle + Main tooth). Having medium-sized teeth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mes'odont [G. mesos, middle, mean, + odous(odont-), tooth.] Having teeth of medium size. Noting a skull with a dental Index between 41 and 44.
  158. mesoduodenum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesoduodenum (mes-o-du-o-de'-num) (meso-; dttoitr nu»i]. That part of the mesentery that sometimes connects the duodenum with the posterior wall of the abdominalcavity. Normally, the true duodenum has no mesen teryt. at least in i ts fully developed state.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mes"oduode'num [G. »i«i,.duodenum. The mesentery of the duodenum.
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      mesoduodenum (mes"o-du-o-de'num) [Gr. pioot middle + duodenum]. The fold which in early or fetal life, and sometimes persistently, connects the duodenum to the abdominal wall.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mes"oduode'num [G. »i«i,.duodenum. The mesentery of the duodenum.
  159. mesogaster - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesogaster (mes-o-gas'-ler) [see mesogastrium], The part of the primitive Rut giving -rise to the duodenum, the liver, the pancreas, the jejunum, and the Ueum,
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mesogaster (mes-o-gas'tcr) [Gr. ukros middle -f yao-rrip belly). Same as midgut.
  160. mesogastric - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesogastric fmfs-o-Kas'-trik) [see mesogostrium\* Pertaining to the umbilical region.
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      mesogas'tric. Relating to the mesogastrlum. mesogas'trium [G. mesos, middle, + gastlr, stomach.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesogas'tric. Relating to the mesogastrlum. mesogas'trium [G. mesos, middle, + gastlr, stomach.]
  161. mesognathous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesognathous (mes-og' -na-thus) \meso- ; -,rafioi. jaw). Having a gnathic index between 98° and 103°.
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      mesog'nathous [G. mesos, middle, mean, + gnathas, jaw.] Having a face with slightly projecting jaw, one with a gnathlc index from 98 to 103.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesog'nathous [G. mesos, middle, mean, + gnathas, jaw.] Having a face with slightly projecting jaw, one with a gnathlc index from 98 to 103.
  162. mesometritis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesometritis (mes-o-me-tri'-tis) \mfsn- ; itlrrpm. womb; It«, inflammation]. Inflammation of the parenchyma of the womb.
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      mesometritis (mes'o-me-trt'(tre')tls) [G. mesos, middle, + mllra, uterus, + -His.] Myometrttis.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesometritis (mes'o-me-trt'(tre')tls) [G. mesos, middle, + mllra, uterus, + -His.] Myometrttis.
  163. mesometrium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesometrium (mfs-o-me'-tre-um) (meso- ; wrpa. womb). The broad ligaments.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mesome'trium [G. mesos, middle, + metra, uterus.] I. Myometrium. 2. [BNA] The broad ligament (ligamentum latum) of the uterus, below the mesosalpinx.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      mesometrium (mes-o-me'tre-um). 1. The middle layer of the uterus. 2. The broad ligaments. [Gr., mesos, middle, + metra, uterus.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesome'trium [G. mesos, middle, + metra, uterus.] I. Myometrium. 2. [BNA] The broad ligament (ligamentum latum) of the uterus, below the mesosalpinx.
  164. mesorchium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesorchium (mes-or'-ke-um) [meso-; fipx". testicle]. A fold of the peritoneum containing the fetal testes at about the fifth month of embryonic life.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mesorchium (mes-or'kl-um) [G. mesos, middle, + orchis, testicle.] i. A fold of peritoneum supporting the mesonephros and Its ventromedlan genital gland, a. A. fold of peritoneum, in the fetus, holding the testls in place against the abdominal wall.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesorchium (mes-or'kl-um) [G. mesos, middle, + orchis, testicle.] i. A fold of peritoneum supporting the mesonephros and Its ventromedlan genital gland, a. A. fold of peritoneum, in the fetus, holding the testls in place against the abdominal wall.
  165. mesorectum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesorectum (mes-o-rek'-tum) [nuso-; rectum]. The narrow fold of the peritoneum connecting the upper part of the rectum with the sacrum.
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      mesorec'tum [G. mesos, middle, + L. rectum.] [BNA] The peritoneal investment of the rectum, covering the upper part only.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      mesorectum (mes-o-rek'tum). A peritoneal fold attaching the rectum to the sacrum.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesorec'tum [G. mesos, middle, + L. rectum.] [BNA] The peritoneal investment of the rectum, covering the upper part only.
  166. mesoscapula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesoscapula (mes-o-skap'-u-lah) [meso-; scapula, shoulder-blade]. The scapular spine.
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      mes'oscap'ula. The spine of the scapula.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mes'oscap'ula. The spine of the scapula.
  167. mesoseme - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesoseme (mes'-o-sfm) [meso-; on^n., sign]. With an orbital index of 84°-89°.
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      mesoseme (mes'o-sem) [G. mesos, middle, mean, + sema, sign.] Noting an orbital aperture with an Index between 84 and 89.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesoseme (mes'o-sem) [G. mesos, middle, mean, + sema, sign.] Noting an orbital aperture with an Index between 84 and 89.
  168. mesostate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesostate (mes'-o-st&t) [meso-; placed]. A generic term for the intermediate substances formed In metabolic processes.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mesostate (mes'o-stat) [G. mesos, middle, + staios, placed.] An intermediate product In metabolism, one of the substances formed during the process of the conversion of the raw material Into an assimilable product.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      mesostate (mes'os-tat). A substance formed by the protoplasm of a cell, to be eventually converted into secretory products (e. g., trypsinogen, pepsinogen, etc.).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesostate (mes'o-stat) [G. mesos, middle, + staios, placed.] An intermediate product In metabolism, one of the substances formed during the process of the conversion of the raw material Into an assimilable product.
  169. mesothelial - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesothe'lial. Relating to the mesothelium.
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      mesothe'lial. Relating to the mesothelium.
  170. mesovarium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mesova'rium [G. mesos, middle, + L. ovarium, ovary.] [BNA] A short peritoneal fold connecting the anterior border of the ovary with the posterior layer of the broad ligament of the uterus;
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mesova'rium [G. mesos, middle, + L. ovarium, ovary.] [BNA] A short peritoneal fold connecting the anterior border of the ovary with the posterior layer of the broad ligament of the uterus;
  171. metabolon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metab'olon [G. neuter of metabolos, changeable.] A particle, having only a temporary existence in its present form, produced during the disintegration of a radioactive substance.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metab'olon [G. neuter of metabolos, changeable.] A particle, having only a temporary existence in its present form, produced during the disintegration of a radioactive substance.
  172. metacetone - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metacetone (met-a.v'-ft-nn) . Diethyl-ketone.
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      metacetone (met-as'e-tfln). Dlethylketone.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metacetone (met-as'e-tfln). Dlethylketone.
  173. metachloral - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metachloral (mct-ak-lo'-ral). A tasteles«, polymeric form of chloral, said to have properties not unlike those of chloral hydrate.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metachloral (met-ah-clo'ral). Parachloral, trlchloral, obtained from chloral by prolonged contact with sulphuric acid; a polymer of chloral.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metachloral (met-ah-klo'ral). Insoluble chloral, a strong antiseptic: used externally and in suppositories.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metachloral (met-ah-clo'ral). Parachloral, trlchloral, obtained from chloral by prolonged contact with sulphuric acid; a polymer of chloral.
  174. metachromatism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metachromatism (mrt-ah-kru'-mnt-izm) (see metafhromatit]. The quality of bemg different in color from other parts.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metachro'matism [G. meta, beyond, + chroma, color.] Any color change, whether natural or produced by staining fluids.
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      metachro'matism [G. meta, beyond, + chroma, color.] Any color change, whether natural or produced by staining fluids.
  175. metachromic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metachromic (met-ah-kro'mik). Staining in a tint different from that of the stain employed.
  176. metachrosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metachrosis (met-ak-ro'-sis) [meta- ; \p*if *tr . to tinge, to stain]. In biology, applied to the change or play of colors seen in the squid, chameleon, and other animals.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metachrosis (met-a-kro'sls) [G. meta, after, + chros, color, complexion.] A change of color, such as occurs in certain animals, as the chameleon; metachromatism.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metachrosis (met-ak-ro'sis) [Gr. /nerd over + \i< oius coloring). Change of color.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metachrosis (met-a-kro'sls) [G. meta, after, + chros, color, complexion.] A change of color, such as occurs in certain animals, as the chameleon; metachromatism.
  177. metacone - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metacone (met'-ak-Gn) [meta-; K$vos, cone]. The outer posterior cusp of an upper molar tooth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metacone (met'ah-kon) [G. meta, behind. konos, cone. ] The distobuccal cusp of an upper molar tooth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metacone (met'ah-kon) [G. meta, behind. konos, cone. ] The distobuccal cusp of an upper molar tooth.
  178. metaconid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metaconid (mtt-ak-o'-nid) [metacone}. The inneranterior cusp of a lower molar tooth.
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      metaconid (met'ah-kon'id). The mesiolingual cusp of a lower molar tooth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metaconid (met-ak-on'id). The mesiolingual cusp of a lower molar tooth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metaconid (met'ah-kon'id). The mesiolingual cusp of a lower molar tooth.
  179. metaconule - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metaconule (met-ak-o'-nut) [metacone]. The posterior intermediate cusp of an upper molar tooth.
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      metaconule (met-ah-kon'ul). The distal intermediate cusp of an upper molar tooth.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metaconule (met-ak-on'ul). The distal intermediate cusp of an upper molar tooth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metaconule (met-ah-kon'ul). The distal intermediate cusp of an upper molar tooth.
  180. metacresol - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metacresol (met-ah-kre'-sol) [meta-; crcsol], OHaOr A liquid derivative of coal-tar, used as an antiseptic and disinfectant. It is stronger than phenol and less toxic. Dose 1-3 min. (0.06-0.2 Cc.). Applied in 0.5 % solution, m.-anitol, a 40 % solution of metacresol in anitol; recommended as an application in erysipelas, m. bismuth, Bii M •. an antiseptic and astringent used in dysentery, m.-cinnamic-ester, an antituberculous compound of metacresol, 25 parts; cinnamic acid, 35 parts; dissolved in toluol and heated with phosphorus oxychloride, 20 parts.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metacre'sol. One of the three Isomeric cresols. a colorless liquid, boiling at 201" C.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metacresol (met-ah-kre'sol). One of the three isomeric forms of cresol, and the most strongly antiseptic of the group, m. ozalate, kresosteril.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metacre'sol. One of the three Isomeric cresols. a colorless liquid, boiling at 201" C.
  181. metagaster - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metagaster (met-ah-gas'-ter) [meta-; ywTfip, belly]. The permanent intestinal canal, succeeding the primitive canal, or protogaster.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metagas'ter [G. meta, after, + gaster, belly.] The secondary and permanent Intestinal canal In the embryo, derived from the protogaster.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metagaster (met-ah-gas'ter) [Gr. utra after + •, fi-rVrj/i belly]. The permanent intestinal' canal of the embryo.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metagas'ter [G. meta, after, + gaster, belly.] The secondary and permanent Intestinal canal In the embryo, derived from the protogaster.
  182. metagastrula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metagastrula (met-ah-gas'-troo-lah) [see metagaster], A modification of segmentation, producing a form of gastrula differing from the simple gastrula of the amphioxus.
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      metagas'trula [G. meta. over.] A gastrula formed by a cleavage differing from the normal In any way.
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      metagastrula (met-ah-gas'tru-lah) [Gr. iitra beyond -i gastrula]. A gastrula with a cleavage di0cring from that of the standard type.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metagas'trula [G. meta. over.] A gastrula formed by a cleavage differing from the normal In any way.
  183. metakinesis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metakinesis (met-ah-kin-e'-sis) [meta-; xlpijcif, movement; change]. The term applied to that stage of cell-division in which the secondary threads or loops tend to pass toward the two poles of the nuclear spindle.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metakine'sis. Metaclnesla.
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      metakinesis (met"ah-kin-e'sis). i. Same as melacinesis. 2. Lloyd Morgan's term for the hypothetical property possessed by all types of life of being endowed with something which is not consciousness, but which has the potentiality of developing into consciousness.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metakine'sis. Metaclnesla.
  184. metalbumin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metalbumin (met-al-bu'-min). See paralbumin.
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      metalbu'min. Pseudomucln, paralbumln, a sabstance found In ovarian cysts and sometimes ir the urine.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metalbumin (met-al-bu'min) [meta- + albumin]. Same as pseudomucin.
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      metalbu'min. Pseudomucln, paralbumln, a sabstance found In ovarian cysts and sometimes ir the urine.
  185. metallophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metallophobia (mcl-aLo-fo'-oe-ah). The fear of touching a metallic object.
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      metallophobia (met-al-o-fo'be-ah) [Gr. //;rn>,X6/3o; fear]. Insane fear of metals and metal objects.
  186. metalloscopy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metalloscopy (met-al-os'-ko-pe) {metal; anmlw. to examine]. The determination of the effects produced by the application of metala to the surface of the body. See also metallothcrapy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metallos'copy [G. metallon, metal. + skoprd, I examine.] Testing the action of various metals applied to the surface of the body, In certain cases of hysteria.
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      metalloscopy (met-al-ps'ko-pe) [Gr. ^iraXXov metal + anoTrtiv to view]. Observation of the effects of applying metal to the body.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metallos'copy [G. metallon, metal. + skoprd, I examine.] Testing the action of various metals applied to the surface of the body, In certain cases of hysteria.
  187. metallotherapy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metallotherapy (mtt-al-o-tker'-ap-e) \metal; 0<(iair«',i. therapy]. The treatment of certain nervous diseases, particularly hysteria, by the application of different metals to the affected part.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      metallotherapy (met-al-o-ther'ap-e). The treatment of certain nervous diseases by the application of plates, bracelets, rings, or chains of different metals to the affected locality. [Gr., metallon. a meal, + therapeia, medical treatment.]
  188. metamere - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metamere (met'-ah-mfr) [meta-; nlpot, a part]. Anyjone of the theoretical segments of a vertebrate animal.
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      metamere (met'am-er) [Gr. ^Mpart). A primitive segment or protovertebra.
  189. metamorphopsia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metamorphopsia (met-am-or-fop'-se-ah) ... ^ovi>, to change shape; fifit, sight]. A defect of vision in which, owing to disease of the retina or imperfection of the media, objects appear distorted.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metamorphop'sia [G. meta, over, + morphe, shape, + opsis, vision.] A condition In which objects appear distorted In various ways.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metamorphop'sia [G. meta, over, + morphe, shape, + opsis, vision.] A condition In which objects appear distorted In various ways.
  190. metamyelocyte - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metamyelocyte (met-ah-mi'el-o-sit) [G. meta, beyond, after, + myelocyle.] A developmental form of the myelocyte, having an oxyphile cellbody with neutrophile granules scattered through its substance.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metamyelocyte (met"ah-mi'el-o-slt) [Gr. u.; ,i beyond + myelocyle]. A transitional form of myelocyte with an oxyphil body containing neutrophil granules, which finally becomes a granular leukocyte.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metamyelocyte (met-ah-mi'el-o-sit) [G. meta, beyond, after, + myelocyle.] A developmental form of the myelocyte, having an oxyphile cellbody with neutrophile granules scattered through its substance.
  191. metanephros - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metanephros (met-an-ef'ros). The posterior division of the segmental duct, which becomes the kidney and ureter. [Gr., mela, after, + ncphros, kidney.]
  192. metaphysis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metaphysis (met-af'is-is) [Gr. u,ru after + v-iw n nature], i. The end of the diaphysis of a long bone where it joins the epiphysis. Cf. diopkysis and epipkysii. 2. Metamorphosis.
  193. metaplasis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metaplasis (met-ap'-las-is) [metaplasia]. Fulfilled growth and development seen in the stage between anaplasis and cataplasis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metaplasis [G. a transformation.] i. Haeckel's term for the stage of completed growth or development of the Individual. 2. Metaplasia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metaplasis (met-ap'las-is). The stage in which the organism has attained completed growth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metaplasis [G. a transformation.] i. Haeckel's term for the stage of completed growth or development of the Individual. 2. Metaplasia.
  194. metapophysis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metapophysis (met-ah-pof-is-is) [meta-; 4ir6*wrt», a process]. A mammUIary process, such as is seen .upon the lumbar vertebrae. -. .1
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metapoph'ysis [G. meta, after, + apophysis, a process.] The processus* mamlllarls.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metapophysis (met-ah-pof'is-is) [Gr. ^itrd after ) apophysis]. The mammillary process on the superior articular or prearticular processes of certain vertebra.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metapoph'ysis [G. meta, after, + apophysis, a process.] The processus* mamlllarls.
  195. metaprotein - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metaprotein (mct-ah-pro'-te-in). A derivative by hydrolysis of a native protein.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metaprotein (met-ah-pro'te-ln) [G. meta, after.] A derived protein obtained by the action of acids or alkalies; It is soluble in weak acids or alkalies, but insoluble in neutral solutions, acid m., acid albumin or albuminate, obtained by the action of acid on protein. aTkali m., alkali albumin or albuminate, abtained by the action of an alkali on protein.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metaprotein (met-ah-pro'te-in). A product of the action of an acid or alkali on a protein, resulting in a compound soluble in very weak acids and alkalis, but insoluble in neutral fluids.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metaprotein (met-ah-pro'te-ln) [G. meta, after.] A derived protein obtained by the action of acids or alkalies; It is soluble in weak acids or alkalies, but insoluble in neutral solutions, acid m., acid albumin or albuminate, obtained by the action of acid on protein. aTkali m., alkali albumin or albuminate, abtained by the action of an alkali on protein.
  196. metargon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metargon (met-ar'-gan) [meta-; argon], A gaseous element believed to exist in atmospheric air.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metar'gon [G. meta, beyond, + argon.} An element existing in very minute proportion In the atmosphere.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metar'gon [G. meta, beyond, + argon.} An element existing in very minute proportion In the atmosphere.
  197. metasternum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metaster'num [G. meta, after, + sternon, sternum]. The xiphoid or ensiform process of the sternum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metasternum (met-ah-ster'num) [Gr. perd after + aripvov sternum]. The ensiform cartilage.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metaster'num [G. meta, after, + sternon, sternum]. The xiphoid or ensiform process of the sternum.
  198. metasyncrisis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metasyncrisis (mei-as-in'-kris-is). i. An induced crisis, a. The restoration of diseased tissues.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metasyncrisis (met-ah-sin'kris-is). The elimination of waste or morbid matter, as by the pores.
  199. metatarsophalangeal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metatarsophalangeal (met-ah-tar-so-fa-lan'-je-al) [metatarsus; phalanges]. Pertaining to the metatarsus and the phalanges. .
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      metatarsophalan'geal. Relating to the metatarsal bones and the phalanges, noting the articulations between them.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metatarsophalangeal (met-ah-tar"so-fal-an'jeal). Pertaining to the metatarsus and phalanges.
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      metatarsophalan'geal. Relating to the metatarsal bones and the phalanges, noting the articulations between them.
  200. metathalamus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metathalamus (met-ali-thal'-nm-us) [meta-; thalamus]. A term including the pregeniculum and postgeniculum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metathal'amus [G. meta, after, + lhalamos, thalamus.] [BNA] The portion of the thalamencephalon which includes the two geniculate bodies.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metathalamus (met-ah-thal'am-us). [B N A] The posterior portion of the ilia him us, comprising the internal and external geniculate bodies.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metathal'amus [G. meta, after, + lhalamos, thalamus.] [BNA] The portion of the thalamencephalon which includes the two geniculate bodies.
  201. metatrophic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metatroph'ic [G. meta, after, + trophl, nourishment.] Deriving sustenance from dead organic matter; same as saprophltlc when applied to bacteria; see paratrophic, prototrophic.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metatrophic (met-at-rofik) [Gr. f,frd beyond • rpoyri nutrition]. Utilizing organic nutter for food.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metatroph'ic [G. meta, after, + trophl, nourishment.] Deriving sustenance from dead organic matter; same as saprophltlc when applied to bacteria; see paratrophic, prototrophic.
  202. metencephalic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metencephalic (mct-en-sef-alr-ik). Pertaining to the metencephalon.
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      metencephal'ic. Relating to the metencephalon.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metencephal'ic. Relating to the metencephalon.
  203. metepencephalon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metepenceph'alon [G. meta after, + epi, upon, + enkephalos, brain.] The myelencephalon, the posterior division of the third cerebral vesicle or rhombencephalon.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metepencephalon(met"ep-en-sef'al-on) [Gr. /»-m> after + i .-.i upon i tynibrain]. Same as myeltncepholon.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metepenceph'alon [G. meta after, + epi, upon, + enkephalos, brain.] The myelencephalon, the posterior division of the third cerebral vesicle or rhombencephalon.
  204. methemoglobinuria - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      methemoglobinuria (meth"em-o-glo-bin-u're-ah) [methemoglobin + Gr. ovpov urine]. The occurrence of methemoglobin in the urine.
  205. methene - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      meth'ene. Methylene.
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      methene (meth'Cn). Same as methylene.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      meth'ene. Methylene.
  206. methenyl - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      methenyl (mfth'-en-it). CH. A hypothetical trivalent radical, m.-orthoanisidin, a compound of orthoanisidin and orthoformic acid ester; it Is a local anesthetic, m. tribromide, bromoform. m. trichloride, chloroform, m. triiodide, iodoform.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      meth'enyl. Formyl.
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      methenyl (meth'en-il). Same as formyl.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      meth'enyl. Formyl.
  207. methomania - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      methomania (meth-o-ma'-ne-ah) [pt0v, strong drink; novta, madness], i. Same as mania a Potu. 2, (More often) the irresistible desire for strong drink; dipsomania.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      methoma'nia [G. metkl, strong drink, + mania, frenzy.] Dipsomania; a craving for alcohol.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      methoma'nia [G. metkl, strong drink, + mania, frenzy.] Dipsomania; a craving for alcohol.
  208. methylic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      methylic (meth-il'-ik). Containing methyl.
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      methyl'ic. Relating to methyl.*
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      methyl'ic. Relating to methyl.*
  209. metopic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metopic (met-op'-ik) ^ttntrev, forehead], i. Relating to the forehead; frontal, a. A name applied to a cranium having a medic-frontal suture, m. points. See craniometric points.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metopic (met-op'ik). Pertaining to the forehead; frontal.
  210. metopion - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metopion (met-o'-pe-on) [pir^To*. forehead]. See craniometric points.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      meto'pion [G. metdpon, forehead.] A cranlometric point midway between the frontal eminences.
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      metopion (met-o'pe-on) [Gr. iitrunron forehead]. A point in the median line of the forehead, between the frontal eminences.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      meto'pion [G. metdpon, forehead.] A cranlometric point midway between the frontal eminences.
  211. metopism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metopism (mct'-o-fizm} [ittruTw. forehead]. Persistence of the frontal suture in adult life. See metopon.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      met'opism. The persistence of the frontal suture in the adult.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      met'opism. The persistence of the frontal suture in the adult.
  212. metria - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metria (me'-tre-ah) [metra]. Any uterine affection. The term is used also as a synonym of puerperal fever.
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      me'tria [G. metra, womb.] Pelvic cellulitls or other Inflammatory affection In the puerperal period.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      me'tria [G. metra, womb.] Pelvic cellulitls or other Inflammatory affection In the puerperal period.
  213. metritis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metritis (met-ri'-tis) [metra; Itu, inflammation]. Inflammation of the uterus, m. dissecans, an inflammatory affection of the uterus accompanied by the sloughing away of portions of it.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metritis (me-trl'(tre')tis) [G. mitra, womb, + -itis.] Inflammation of the uterus.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      metritis (me-tri'tis). Inflammation of the uterus. [Gr., metra, the uterus, + itis, inflammation.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metritis. perimetritis (per"e-me-tri'tis) [Gr. -.;«' around +
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metritis (me-trl'(tre')tis) [G. mitra, womb, + -itis.] Inflammation of the uterus.
  214. metroperitonitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metroperitonitis (md-ro-per-it-on-i'-tis) [metro-; peritonitis], i. Combined inflammation of the uterus and the peritoneum. 2. Peritonitis secondary to inflammation of the uterus. 3- Inflammation of the peritoneum about the uterus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metroperitonitis (me-tro-pe'r-I-ton-i'(e')tis) [G. mitra, uterus, -t- peritonaion, peritoneum, + -itis.] i. Inflammation of the uterus with Its peritoneal covering, a. Perlmetritls, Inflammation of the peritoneum covering the fundus uteri.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      metroperitonitis (me"tro-per-it-o-ni'tis). Inflammation of the uterus and the surrounding peritoneum. [Gr., metra, the uterus, + peritonaion, the peritoneum, + itis, inflammation.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metroperitonitis (me-tro-pe'r-I-ton-i'(e')tis) [G. mitra, uterus, -t- peritonaion, peritoneum, + -itis.] i. Inflammation of the uterus with Its peritoneal covering, a. Perlmetritls, Inflammation of the peritoneum covering the fundus uteri.
  215. metrophlebitis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metrophlebitis (met-ro-fleo-i'-tis) [metro-; phlebitis]. Inflammation of the veins of the uterus.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metrophlebitis (me-tro-fle'-bl'(be')tis) [G. mitra, uterus, + phleps(phleb-), vein, + -itis.} Inflammation of the uterine veins following childbirth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metrophlebitis (me-tro-fle'-bl'(be')tis) [G. mitra, uterus, + phleps(phleb-), vein, + -itis.} Inflammation of the uterine veins following childbirth.
  216. metrorrhagia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metrorrhagia (met-ror-a'-je-ah) (metr&-; fayvbrtu. to burst forth]. Uterine hemorrhage independent of the menstrual period.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      metrorrha'gia [G. metra, uterus, + rhegnymi, I burst forth.] Hemorrhage from the uterus, m. myopath'ica, post-partum hemorrhage due to flaccldity of the uterine muscle.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      metrorrhagia (me-tror-ra'je-ah). Hemorrhage from the uterus, m. myopathica. Post partum hemorrhage. [Gr., metra, the uterus, + regnunai, to burst forth.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      metrorrha'gia [G. metra, uterus, + rhegnymi, I burst forth.] Hemorrhage from the uterus, m. myopath'ica, post-partum hemorrhage due to flaccldity of the uterine muscle.
  217. metrotome - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      metrotome (met'^ro-tdm) (metro-; Tom, a cutting]. An instrument for incising the uterine neck.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      me'trotome. A knife employed In metrotomy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      metrotome (me'tro-tom) [Gr. iff/Tpa womb + rkpvtiv to cut]. See hysieroteme.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      me'trotome. A knife employed In metrotomy.
  218. mezereon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mezereon (met-e'-re-on). Se£ mesereum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      meze'reon. Mezereum.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      mezereon (mez-e're-on). See mesereum (2d def.).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      meze'reon. Mezereum.
  219. mezereum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mezereum (mez-e'-re-urn) [Ar., mSsariySn, the camellia]. An old world shrub. The mestreum of the U- S. P. is the dried bark of Daphne mnereum and other species of Daphne, of the natural order Thymeleacece. It contains a glucoside, daphnin. and an acrid resin. Locally applied, mezereum is an irritant and vesicant, and has been used to stimulate indolent ulcers. Internally, it has been employed in syphilis, scrofula, chronic rheumatism, and various skin diseases. Dose 10 gr. (0.65 Gm.). m., fluidextract of (fluidextractum mczrrei, U. S. P.). Dose 2-5 min. (0.13-0.32 Cc.). It is used chiefly in ointments, m. oleoresin, ethereal extract of the bark of Daphne mezereum and other species. It is alterative, stimulant, and rubefactent. Dose Hi min. (0.03-0.06 Cc.).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mezereum. d'Arcefs met'al (dar-sa').
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mezereum. d'Arcefs met'al (dar-sa').
  220. micracoustic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      micracoustic (mi-krah-koo'-stik) [mxpfo, small; £*otwruc6t, pertaining to hearing], i. Assisting in hearing very faint sounds. 2. An instrument possessing this property.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      micracoustic (mi-krah-koos'tik). Pertaining to or aiding in the hearing of faint sounds; as a n., an instrument for remedying or assisting imperfect hearing. [Gr., mikros, small, + akouslikos, belonging to the sense of hearing.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      micracoustic (mi-krah-koos'tik) [Gr. /uk/his small + iLKovanittn acoustic], i. Rendering very faint sounds audible. 2. An instrument which renders faint sounds audible.
  221. micrencephalia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      micrencepha'lia [G. mikros, small, + enkephalos, brain.] A condition in which the brain Is abnormally small In size.
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      micrencephalia (mi"kren-sef-a'le-ah) [Gr. m^it small + .-;v., brain]. Abnormal smallness of the brain.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      micrencepha'lia [G. mikros, small, + enkephalos, brain.] A condition in which the brain Is abnormally small In size.
  222. micrencephalous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      micrencephalous (mi-kren-sef'-al-us). Having a small brain.
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      micrenceph'alous. Having a small brain.
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      micrencephalous (mi-kren-sef'al-us). Having a small brain.
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      micrenceph'alous. Having a small brain.
  223. microbacteria - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microbacteria (mi-kro-bak-te1-re-ah). Bacteria of very small size.
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      microbacteria (mi-kro-bak-te're-ah). A class of bacteria practically the same as bacterium.
  224. microbian - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microbian (mi-kro'-eb-an) [microbe], i. Pertaining to or of the nature of a microbe. 2. A microbe.
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      microbian (mi-krp'be-an). i. Pertaining to or of the nature of a microbe. 2. A microbe.
  225. microbion - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      micro'bion. Microbe.
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      microbion (mi-kro'be-on). Microbe.
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      micro'bion. Microbe.
  226. microbiophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microbiophobia (mi-kro-bi-o-fo'-be-ak) [microbe; &&h, fear]. Morbid fear of microbes.
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      micro'biopho'bia [microbion + G. phobos, fear.] A morbid and exaggerated fear of microorganisms, or germs.
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      microbiophobia (mi"kro-be-o-fo'be-ah) [microbe + Gr. if66ot fear]. A morbid dread of microbes.
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      micro'biopho'bia [microbion + G. phobos, fear.] A morbid and exaggerated fear of microorganisms, or germs.
  227. microbism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microbism (mi'-kro-bizm}. The presence of active pathogenic microorganisms in the system. m.( latent, the presence in the system of inactive pathogenic organisms ready to become aggressive under favorable conditions.
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      microbism (mi'kro-bizm). Infestation with microbes, latent m., the presence in the body of inactive organisms which only await favorable conditions to become active.
  228. microcephalia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microcephalia (mi-kro-sef-a'-le-ah) [micro-; Kt^aXi}, head]. An abnormal smallness of the head.
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      microcepha'lia [G. mikros, small, + kefhale, head.] Abnormal smallness of the head, microcephaly, mlcrocephallsm.
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      microcepha'lia [G. mikros, small, + kefhale, head.] Abnormal smallness of the head, microcephaly, mlcrocephallsm.
  229. microcephalism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microcephalism (mi-kro-sef-al-izm). Synonym of microcephaly.
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      microceph'alism. Mlcrocebhaly.
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      microceph'alism. Mlcrocebhaly.
  230. microcephalous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microceph'alous. Having a small head, microcephalic.
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      microceph'alous. Having a small head, microcephalic.
  231. microconidium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microconidium (mi-kro-hon-id'-e-um) [micro-; »ti*-ti, dust: pl., microconidia]. In biology, a relatively small-sized conidjum.
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      microconidium (mi-kro-ko-nidT-um). A conidium, or exospore, of less than average size, in certain fungi.
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      microconidium (mi-kro-ko-nid'e-um). The smaller form of conidium or exospore of certain of the higher parasitic fungi.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      microconidium (mi-kro-ko-nidT-um). A conidium, or exospore, of less than average size, in certain fungi.
  232. microcoulomb - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microcoulomb (mi-kro-koc/-l6m) (micro-; coulomb]. The one-millionth part of a coulomb, Q. p.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      microcoulomb (ml-kro-koo-lom'). An electrtcil mlcrounlt of quantity, the one-millionth of a coulomb.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      microcoulomb (ml-kro-koo-lom'). An electrtcil mlcrounlt of quantity, the one-millionth of a coulomb.
  233. microcrith - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microcrith (mi'-kro-krith) [micro-; Kptty, barley). A unit of molecular weight, equivalent to the weight of an atom of hydrogen.
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      mi'crocrith [G. mikros, small, + krithe, barleycorn.] A chemical unit of weight, that of an atom o; hydrogen.
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      microcrith (mi'kro-krith) [Gr. uucp&t little + nitli\. The weight of one atom of hydrogen.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mi'crocrith [G. mikros, small, + krithe, barleycorn.] A chemical unit of weight, that of an atom o; hydrogen.
  234. microcyst - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microcyst (mi'-kro-sist) [micro-; xbcra, a cyst]. A cyst ot very small size.
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      mi'crocyst [G. mikros, small.] A small cyst.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      microcyst (mi'kro-sist) [Gr. /uxpot small -I- akara cyst]. A very small cyst.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mi'crocyst [G. mikros, small.] A small cyst.
  235. microdont - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microdont (mi'-kro-dont) [micro-; Mob, tooth]. Having small teeth.
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      mi'crodont [G. mikros, small, + odous(odoni-\ tooth.] Having small teeth. Noting a skull with a dental Index below 42.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mi'crodont [G. mikros, small, + odous(odoni-\ tooth.] Having small teeth. Noting a skull with a dental Index below 42.
  236. microglossia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microglossia (mi-kro-glos'-e-ah) [micro-; y\uvaa, tongue]. Abnormal smallnesa of the tongue.
  237. micrognathia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      micrognathia (mi-krog-na'-the-ah) [micro-; yrMot, jaw]. Abnormal smallness of the jaws, especially ofthelowerjaw.
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      micrognathia (mi-krog-nathl-ah) [G. mikros, small, + gnaihos, jaw ] Smallness of the jaws, especially of the underjaw.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      micrognathia (mi-krog-nathl-ah) [G. mikros, small, + gnaihos, jaw ] Smallness of the jaws, especially of the underjaw.
  238. microgonidium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microgonidium (mt-krfrgo-nid'-e-um) [micro-; yot^. generation, seed: pi., microgonidia]. In biology, a relatively small-sized gonidium.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      microgonid'ium [G mikros, small.] A gonldlum, or chlorophyll element of a lichen, below the average size.
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      microgonid'ium [G mikros, small.] A gonldlum, or chlorophyll element of a lichen, below the average size.
  239. micromania - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      micromania (mi-fero-ma'-ne-a/i) [micro-; mania). A form of insanity in which the patient believe* himself diminutive in size/and mentally inferior.
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      micromania (mi-kro-ma'nl-ah) [G. mikros, small, + mania, frenzy.] A delusion of self-depreciation, or that one's own body is of minute size.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      micromania (mi-kro-ma'nl-ah) [G. mikros, small, + mania, frenzy.] A delusion of self-depreciation, or that one's own body is of minute size.
  240. micromelus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      micromelus (mi*krom'-el-us) [micro-; /4Xoi, a limb). A single autositic monster of the species ectromelus, characterized by the presence of abnormally small limbs.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      microm'elus [G mikros. small, + melos, limb.] A monster with rudimentary limbs.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      microm'elus [G mikros. small, + melos, limb.] A monster with rudimentary limbs.
  241. micromillimeter - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      micromillimeter (mi-kro-milim-e-tfr) [micro-; millimeter], i. The one-millionth part of a millimeter, a. More commonly used to denote theone-thousandth part of a millimeter or the one-millionth part of a meter. It is the unit of microscopic measurements, and ia the equivalent of ;-£,,-, of an English inch. Symbol it. Syn., micron.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      micromill'imeter [G. mikros, small.] i. The millionth part of a millimeter, a. Incorrectly, but commonly, the thousandth part of a millimeter, or micron; sign, p.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      micromill'imeter [G. mikros, small.] i. The millionth part of a millimeter, a. Incorrectly, but commonly, the thousandth part of a millimeter, or micron; sign, p.
  242. microphagocyte - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microphag'ocyte. Microphag
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      microphagocyte (mi-kro-fag'o-sK) [Gr. Aukp& small -t- phagocyte]. A phagocyte of the smaller type.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      microphag'ocyte. Microphag
  243. microphallus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microphallus (mi-kro-fal'us) [G. mikros, small, + phallos, penis.] Smallness of the penis, micropenis.
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      microphallus (mi-kro-fal'us) [Gr. /uxpij small + ,,-o.VVv. penis). Abnormal smallness of the penis.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      microphallus (mi-kro-fal'us) [G. mikros, small, + phallos, penis.] Smallness of the penis, micropenis.
  244. microphobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      micropho'bia. Microbiophobia.
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      microphobia (mi-kro-fo'be-ah) [microbe + Gr. •,-oflo'i fear]. Insane dread of microbes.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      micropho'bia. Microbiophobia.
  245. microphonograph - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microphonograph (mi-kro-fo'-no-graf). A combination of the microphone and the phonograph.
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      microphonograph (mi-kro-fo'no-graf) [Gr. u'.>.pi,\ small 4- tpuvii voice + ypo.(feif to record]. An instrument which magnifies and records delicate sounds: it is used in training the deaf to speak.
  246. microphthalmia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microphthalmia (mi-krof-thal'me-ah) [Gr. umpin small + bfOa.\inln eye]. Abnormal smallness of the eyes.
  247. microphthalmus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microphthal'mus. i. Microphthalmia. 2. A person with small eyes.
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      microphthalmus (mi-krof-thal'mus). i. Same as microphthatmia. 2. A person with abnormally small eyes.
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      microphthal'mus. i. Microphthalmia. 2. A person with small eyes.
  248. micropus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      micropus (mi-kro'-pus) [micro-; *6vt, foot]. Abnormal smallness of the feet; a congenital defect.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mi'cropus [G. mikros, small, + pous, foot.] A person with very small feet.
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      micropus (mik'ro-pus) [Gr. iunp6t small + rain foot). A person with abnormally small feet.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mi'cropus [G. mikros, small, + pous, foot.] A person with very small feet.
  249. microsection - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microsection (mi-kro-sek'shun). An extremely thin section for examination with the microscope.
  250. microseme - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microseme (mi'-kro-sem) \micro-; ffrina, sign; index]. Having the orbital index less than 83.
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      microseme (ml'kro-sem) [G. mikros, small, + sema, sign.] Noting a skull with an orbital index below 84.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      microseme (mi'kro-sem) [Gr. M>*p6? small + «;;,« sign]. Having an orbital index of less than 83°.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      microseme (ml'kro-sem) [G. mikros, small, + sema, sign.] Noting a skull with an orbital index below 84.
  251. microsmatic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microsmatic (mi-kras-mat'-ik) [micro-; tew. a smell). Having ill-developed olfactory organs.
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      microsmat'ic [G. mikros, small, + osme, sense of smell.] Having the sense of smell poorly developed.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      microsmatic (mi-kros-mat'ik) [Gr. M«p*s small + oapauv to smell]. Having the sense of smell, but of relatively feeble development.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      microsmat'ic [G. mikros, small, + osme, sense of smell.] Having the sense of smell poorly developed.
  252. microzyme - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      microzyme (mi'-kro-zlm) [micro-; {tow, leaven]. One of certain minute particles of living matter that are by some supposed to be living organisms capable of an independent existence, and which are the cause of normal and pathological fermentation; the real agents of the functions of the organism, the perversion of whose function constitutes disease.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      microzyme (mi'kro-zim) [G. mikros, small, + eymg. leaven.] A pathogenic microorganism.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      microzyme (mrTuo-zIm) [Gr. uupto small +
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      microzyme (mi'kro-zim) [G. mikros, small, + eymg. leaven.] A pathogenic microorganism.
  253. midoccipital - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      midoccip'ital. Relating to the central portion of the occiput, medioccipital.
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      midoccipital (mid-ok-sip'it-al). Pertaining to the middle of the occiput.
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      midoccip'ital. Relating to the central portion of the occiput, medioccipital.
  254. miliaria - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      miliaria (mil-e-a'-re-ah) [milium}. An acute inflammatory disease of the sweat-glands, the lesions consisting of vesicles and papules, accompanied by a pricking or tingling sensation. It occurs especially in summer, is due to excessive sweating, runs an acute or subacute course, and is followed by slight desquamation. Relapses are common, m. alba, m. arthritic;!, a form occurring only in those affected with gouty or rheumatic cardiac disease, m. crystalUna, a variety of miliaria in which the sweat accumulates under the superficial horny layers of the epidermis to form small, clear, transparent vesicles. Syn., sudamina crystallina. m. papulosa, the wellknown "prickly heat." m. rubra. See miliaria.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      miliaria (mil-l-ah'ri-ah) [L. miliarius, relating to millet.] I. An eruption of minute vesicles due to retention of fluid at the mouths of the sweatfollicles. 2. Miliary fever, a mild febrile affection accompanied by an eruption of minute papules, each tipped by a vesicle; the fever is of short duration, the vesicles quickly dry up, and a slight branny desquamation follows, m. al'ba. m. with vesicles containing a milky fluid due to maceration and detachment of the epidermal cells lining the same. m. crystalli'na, sudamina, a non-inflammatory form of m. in which the vesicles, filled with clear fluid, are seated upon normal skin. m. papulo'sa, m. rubra In which the papular lesions predominate, m. ruT)ra, prickly heat, strophulus, lichen troplcus, heat rash; an eruption of papules and vesicles at the mouths of the sweat-follicles, accompanied by redness and Inflammatory reaction of the skin. m. vesiculo'sa, m. rubra, In which the vesicular lesions predominate over the papular.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      miliaria (mil-e-a're-ah) [L. mil'ium millet]. An acute inflammation of the sweat-glands, characterized by the formation of patches of small red papules and vesicles, with intense itching and burning of the skin. The disease is due to excessive sweating, and occurs in hot weather. Called also m. ru'bra and pricUy-heat. m. alba, m. crystalli'na, miliaria in which the contents of the vesicles are opaque and white. Called also sudamina crystallina. m. ru'bra. See miliaria.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      miliaria (mil-l-ah'ri-ah) [L. miliarius, relating to millet.] I. An eruption of minute vesicles due to retention of fluid at the mouths of the sweatfollicles. 2. Miliary fever, a mild febrile affection accompanied by an eruption of minute papules, each tipped by a vesicle; the fever is of short duration, the vesicles quickly dry up, and a slight branny desquamation follows, m. al'ba. m. with vesicles containing a milky fluid due to maceration and detachment of the epidermal cells lining the same. m. crystalli'na, sudamina, a non-inflammatory form of m. in which the vesicles, filled with clear fluid, are seated upon normal skin. m. papulo'sa, m. rubra In which the papular lesions predominate, m. ruT)ra, prickly heat, strophulus, lichen troplcus, heat rash; an eruption of papules and vesicles at the mouths of the sweat-follicles, accompanied by redness and Inflammatory reaction of the skin. m. vesiculo'sa, m. rubra, In which the vesicular lesions predominate over the papular.
  255. millefolium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      millefo'lium [L. thousand leaf.] Achilles.
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      millefolium (mil-e-fole-um). A homeopathic preparation of Achil'lea millefo'lium.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      millefo'lium [L. thousand leaf.] Achilles.
  256. mimmation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mimmation (mim-a'-shun) [Ar., mim, the name of the letter m]. The unduly frequent use of the sound of the letter m in speech.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mimma'tion [Ar. mim, the letter m.] A form of stammering In which the m-sound is given to various letters.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mimma'tion [Ar. mim, the letter m.] A form of stammering In which the m-sound is given to various letters.
  257. miracidium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      miracid'ium [L. mirocidium, early adolescence.] The ciliated embryo of a trematode worm; it develops Into the sporocyst.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      miracidium (mi-ras-id'e-um), pi. miradfia [Gr. "a little boy"]. The larva of a liver-fluke.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      miracid'ium [L. mirocidium, early adolescence.] The ciliated embryo of a trematode worm; it develops Into the sporocyst.
  258. miryachit - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      miryachit (me-re-ash'-it) [Russian]. A peculiar disease in which the patient mimics or imitates everything said or done by another. Cf. jumpers; lata. , misanthrope (mis'-an-tkrop) [/uo> a-, to hate; ... man]. A melancholy person; one who has an aversion to society.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      miryach'it. A nervous affection observed In Siberia
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      miryach'it. A nervous affection observed In Siberia
  259. mittor - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mittor (mit'or) [L. mit'ere to rend]. Any one of the terminals of a neuron which give off the impulse or stimulus to the ceptors of the adjoining neuron. See nettromittor.
  260. mochras - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mochras (mo'kras). A gum-resin from Bom'bax malabar'icum: astringent. Dose, 30-45 gr. (2-3 gm.).
  261. modiolus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      modiolus (mo-di'-o-lus) [L., "nave"], i. The central pillar or axis of the cochlea, around which the spiral canal makes two and one-half turns. 2. The crown of a trephine.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      modi'olus [L. a trepan.] [BNA] Columella cochlea;, the central cone-shaped core of spongy bone about which turns the spiral canal of the cochlea.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      modiolus (mo-de'o-Ius). Syn.: conus «xkleae, columella auris. The osseous axis of the cochlea of the ear. [Lat., dim. of modius, a measure.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      modi'olus [L. a trepan.] [BNA] Columella cochlea;, the central cone-shaped core of spongy bone about which turns the spiral canal of the cochlea.
  262. mogilalia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mogilalia (mog-il-a'-le-ah) (>*">«. with difficulty; XaXti. talk]. Stammering; stuttering.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mogilalia (moj-I-lall-ah) [G. mogis, with toil and pain, + lalia, speech.] Stuttering, stammering, or any speech defect; molilalla.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mogilalia (moj-il-a'le-ah) (Gr. itoytt difficultly !XaXid chatter]. Difficulty in speech: stuttering.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mogilalia (moj-I-lall-ah) [G. mogis, with toil and pain, + lalia, speech.] Stuttering, stammering, or any speech defect; molilalla.
  263. mogiphonia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mogiphonia (mog-if-o'-ne-ah) [m^t», with difficulty; *w»o7, sound]. Difficulty in speaking, excited by an effort of singing or speaking loudly.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mogiphonia (moj-I-fo'nl-ah) [G. mogis, with toil and pain, + phoni, voice.] Laryngeal spasm occurring In elocutionists, a form of professional neurosis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mogiphonia (moj-if-o'ne-ah) [Gr. ti&yn difficultly + ifuv^i voice]. Difficulty in making vocal sounds.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mogiphonia (moj-I-fo'nl-ah) [G. mogis, with toil and pain, + phoni, voice.] Laryngeal spasm occurring In elocutionists, a form of professional neurosis.
  264. molimen - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      molimen (mo-li'-men)[L.,"endeavor" 'tpl.,molimina]. An effort or attempt, m., menstrual, any of the symptoms attendant upon the menstrual act or function.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      moli'men [L. an endeavor.] An effort; the laborious performance of a normal function, m. climacte'rium viri'le, a condition resembling neurasthenia, occurring in men of 45 to 55 years of age, due to alteration in the internal testicular secretion, men'strual m., the unpleasant symptoms, feeling of weight in the pelvis, nervous and circulatory disturbances, etc., experienced during the menstrual period.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      molimen.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      moli'men [L. an endeavor.] An effort; the laborious performance of a normal function, m. climacte'rium viri'le, a condition resembling neurasthenia, occurring in men of 45 to 55 years of age, due to alteration in the internal testicular secretion, men'strual m., the unpleasant symptoms, feeling of weight in the pelvis, nervous and circulatory disturbances, etc., experienced during the menstrual period.
  265. mollin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mollin (mol'-in) [mollis, soft]. A soft soap of potassium hydroxide and cocoanut-oil, used as a basis for ointments.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mol'lin [L. mollis, soft.] A smooth yellowish ointment composed of soft soap con talnlng a fatty acid from cocoanut oil with glycerin; used as a base for medicated ointments.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mollin (mol'in). A glycerinated soft soap with excess of fats: used as a vehicle for medicines to be applied externally.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mol'lin [L. mollis, soft.] A smooth yellowish ointment composed of soft soap con talnlng a fatty acid from cocoanut oil with glycerin; used as a base for medicated ointments.
  266. mollities - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mollities (mol-ish'e-ez) [L.]. Softness; abnormal softening, m. os'sium, osteomalacia. m. un guium, abnormal softness of the nails.
  267. molluscous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      molluscous (mol-us'-kus) [molluscum]. i. Pertaining to the mollusca. a. Pertaining to the disease molluscum.
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      mollus'cous. Relating to or resembling molluscum.
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      molluscous (mol-lus'kus). Pertaining to molluscum.
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      mollus'cous. Relating to or resembling molluscum.
  268. molluscum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      molluscum (mol-us'-kum) [mollusca, shell-fish, from mollis, softj. i. A term applied to several diseases of the skin. 2, A chronic skin disease with pulpy tumors, m.-bodies, the products of degenerative processes occurring in the epidermic epithelial cells, m. contagiosum, a disease of the skin charac
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      molluscum (mol-uslcum) [L. "soft"]. The name of various skin diseases, m. contagio sum, m. epithelia'le, a disease marked by the formation of firm, rounded skin tubercles containing a semifluid caseous matter or solid masses made up of fat, epidermis, and peculiar capsulated bodies (m.-corpusdes). The tubercles appear usually upon the face, are very chronic in their course, and are without general symptoms. The disease is believed to be due to a coccidium. in flbro'sum, m. pen'dulum, m. sim'plez, diseases marked by the development of multiple fibromata of the skin, which often form pendulous growths. They arise from the corium or the subcutaneous tissue, m. verruco'aum, a late stage of molluscum contagiosum in which the growths have become wart-like masses.
  269. molybdic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      molybdic (mol-ib'-dik). Containing molybdenum as a hexad or tetrad radical, m. anhydride, MoOj, a gray or bluish-white heavy powder which separates into thin scales in water. It is soluble in acids, alkalies, and solution of creanr of tartar; slightly soluble in water. It is used as a reagent.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      molyb'dic. Relating to molybdenum, molybdenlc. m. acid, MoO, + H,O, a yellowish crystalline acid, forming salts called molybdates.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      molybdic (mo-hb'dik). Containing molybdenum as a tetrad radicle, as in m. oxid, M0O3, or as a hexad radicle, as in m. acid. m. acid. See under acid.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      molyb'dic. Relating to molybdenum, molybdenlc. m. acid, MoO, + H,O, a yellowish crystalline acid, forming salts called molybdates.
  270. molybdous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      molybdous (mol-ib'-dus). Containing molybdenum in i ts lower valency.
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      molyb'dous. Relating to molybdenum, molybdenous.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      molybdous (mo-lib'dus). Containing molybdenum.
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      molybdous (mo-lib'dus). Containing molybdenum as a tetrad clement.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      molyb'dous. Relating to molybdenum, molybdenous.
  271. molysmophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      molysmophobia (m6-liz*mo-fo'b!-ah) [G. molysma, filth, infection, + phobos, fear.] A morbid fear of infection, mysophobia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      molysmophobia (mol-is-mo-fo'be-ah) [Gr. uoXva^a. filth f fear]. Mysophobia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      molysmophobia (m6-liz*mo-fo'b!-ah) [G. molysma, filth, infection, + phobos, fear.] A morbid fear of infection, mysophobia.
  272. monacid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monacid (mon-as'-id). Applied to a base'with one replaceable hydroxyl group (OH). Also, compounds uniting directly with a molecule of a monobasic acid, with half a molecule of a dibasic acid, etc.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      monacid (mon-as'id) [G. monos, single, + L. acidus, acid.] Noting a base having one replaceable hydroxyl group.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      monacid (mon-as'id). Containing one atom of hydrogen that is replaceable by a base: said of a salt or of an alcohol.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      monacid (mon-as'id) [G. monos, single, + L. acidus, acid.] Noting a base having one replaceable hydroxyl group.
  273. monamide - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monamide (mon'-am-id). An amide formed by the replacement of the hydrogen in one molecule of ammonia by an acid radical.
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      monamide (mon-am'id). The same as a monamine,* except that the hydrogen atom is replaced by an oxidized radical instead of hydrocarbon.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      monamide (mon-am'id). The same as a monamine,* except that the hydrogen atom is replaced by an oxidized radical instead of hydrocarbon.
  274. monardin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mon'ardin. A stearopten from oil of monarda, isomerlc with thymol.
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      monardin (mon-ar'din). A crystalline principle, CioHuO, derived from monarda oil, and isomeric with thymol.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      monardin (mo-nar'din). A stearoptcn, like thymol, from oil of monarda.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mon'ardin. A stearopten from oil of monarda, isomerlc with thymol.
  275. monaster - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monaster (mon-as'-ter) [m^oi, single; 4karyokinesis.
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      monas'ter [G. monos, single, + aster, star.] The single star figure in caryocinesia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      monaster (mon-as'ter) [Gr. Motoj single -f &star]. The single star-shaped figure in karyokinesis. See karyokinesis.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      monas'ter [G. monos, single, + aster, star.] The single star figure in caryocinesia.
  276. monaxon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monaxon (mon-aks'-on) [^••*ot, single; axon]. A neuron having only one axon.
  277. monaxonic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monaxon'ic [G. monos, single, + axon, axle.] i. Having but one axon, noting a form of neuron.
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      monaxon'ic [G. monos, single, + axon, axle.] i. Having but one axon, noting a form of neuron.
  278. moner - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mo'ner [G. moneres, solitary.] A non-nucleated mass of protoplasm.
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      mo'ner [G. moneres, solitary.] A non-nucleated mass of protoplasm.
  279. monerula - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monerula (mon-er'-oo-lah) [foi^f^it, single]. The impregnated ovum at a stage when it has no nucleus.
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      moner'ula [G. moneres, solitary.] The first stage of the impregnated ovum when, according to Haeckel, the nucleus disappears, or Is not distinguishable.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      moner'ula [G. moneres, solitary.] The first stage of the impregnated ovum when, according to Haeckel, the nucleus disappears, or Is not distinguishable.
  280. monesia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monesia (mo-nc'-zc-ah) [origin unknown 1. An extract from the Brazilian tree Chrysophyllum glycipklceum. It is stomachic, alterative, and astringent. Dose 5-10 gr. (0.3-0-6 Gm.).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mone'sia. The bark of Crysophyllum glyciphlceum, a tree of Brazil; employed as an expectorant, alterative, and emmenagogue in doses of gr. 5-15 (0.3-1.0).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mone'sia. The bark of Crysophyllum glyciphlceum, a tree of Brazil; employed as an expectorant, alterative, and emmenagogue in doses of gr. 5-15 (0.3-1.0).
  281. monesin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monesin (mo-ne'-sin) [monesia]. The acrid principle of monesia, said to be identical with saponin; it is astringent and oxytocic.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mon'esin. A glucoside from monesla, probably saponin, employed as an emmenagogue and oxytoclc In doses of gr. J-J (0.015-0.03).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mon'esin. A glucoside from monesla, probably saponin, employed as an emmenagogue and oxytoclc In doses of gr. J-J (0.015-0.03).
  282. monoblepsia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mon'oblep'sia [G. monos, single, + blepsis, sight.] A condition in which vision is better with one eye than with two.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mon'oblep'sia [G. monos, single, + blepsis, sight.] A condition in which vision is better with one eye than with two.
  283. monobromated - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monobromated (mon-o-bro'-ma-ted) [mono-; bromate]. Containing one atom of bromine in the molecule.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mon"obro'mated. Noting a chemical compound In which one atom of bromine is contained in each molecule, m. cam'phor, camphora monobromata. rn. phe'nol, an oily.yellowish or reddish liquid, C,H,BrO, employed as an antiseptic externally in i or 2 per cent, ointment.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mon"obro'mated. Noting a chemical compound In which one atom of bromine is contained in each molecule, m. cam'phor, camphora monobromata. rn. phe'nol, an oily.yellowish or reddish liquid, C,H,BrO, employed as an antiseptic externally in i or 2 per cent, ointment.
  284. monochorea - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monochorea (mon-o-ko-re'-ah) [mono-; chorea}. Chorea confined to a single member or part of the body.
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      monochorea (mon-o-ko-re'ah) [G. monos, single.) Chorea affecting the head alone or only one extremity.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      monochorea (mon-o-ko-re'ah) [G. monos, single.) Chorea affecting the head alone or only one extremity.
  285. monochroic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monochroic (mon-o-kro'-ik) [mono-; xp&a, color]. Having only one color. Arterial blood is monochroic.
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      monochroic (mon-o-kro'lk) [G. monos, single, + chroa. color.] Monochromatic.
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      monochroic (mon-o-kro'lk) [G. monos, single, + chroa. color.] Monochromatic.
  286. monocrotism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monocrotism (mon-ok'-ro-tism). The condition of being monocrotic (q. v.).
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      monoc'rotism. The state In which the pulse Is monochrotlc.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      monoc'rotism. The state In which the pulse Is monochrotlc.
  287. monogastric - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monogastric (mon-o-^as'-trik)- [mono-; belly]. Having one stomach or one belly.
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      monogastric (mon-o-gas'trik) [C9|. piiwt single + ~/aarrip stomach). Having out one belly or stomach.
  288. monohydrated - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monohydrated (mon-o-ki'-dra-ted). United with one molecule of water or of hydroxyl.
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      monohy'drated [G. monos, single, + hydor, water.] Containing or united with a single molecule of water.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      monohydrated (mon-o-hi'dra-ted). T. Existing in combination with i molecule of water. 2. Containing i molecule of hydroxyl in the molecule. monohydrlc (mon-o-hi'drik). i. Containing in the molecule a single atom of replaceable hydrogen (said especially of acid salts). 2. Of alcohols, those which contain one hydroxyl group, (OH). 3. Derived from a hydrocarbon by the replacement of i atom of hydrogen by hydroxyl.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      monohydrated (mon-o-hi'dra-ted). United wife a single molecule of water or of hydroxyl.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      monohy'drated [G. monos, single, + hydor, water.] Containing or united with a single molecule of water.
  289. monoideism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monoideism (mon-o-t-dr/-f'zm) [mono-; Uco, idea]. The domination of a single idea, as in certain cases of hypnotism and Insanity.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      monoideism (mon-o-l-de'lzm) [G. monos, solitary, + idea. Idea.] A harping on one Idea; a slight degree of monomania.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      monoideism (mon-o-l-de'lzm) [G. monos, solitary, + idea. Idea.] A harping on one Idea; a slight degree of monomania.
  290. mononeuritis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mononeuritis (mon-o-nA-ri'-tis) [mono-; neuritis]. Neuritis affecting a single nerve, m., multiplex, neuritis affecting simultaneously single nervee remote from each other.
  291. monoplast - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monoplast (mon'-o-plast) [mono-; *\bfffftit>, to form]. A simple cell.
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      mon'oplast [G. monos, single, + plastos, formed.] A unicellular organism which retains the same structure or form throughout Its existence.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mon'oplast [G. monos, single, + plastos, formed.] A unicellular organism which retains the same structure or form throughout Its existence.
  292. monops - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monops (mon'-ops). See cyclops.
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      mon'ops [G. monos, single, + dps. eye.] Cyclops, monophthalmus.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      monops (mon'ops). See cyclops. [Gr., monos, single, + ops, eye.J
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mon'ops [G. monos, single, + dps. eye.] Cyclops, monophthalmus.
  293. monopsychosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monopsychosis (mon-o-si-ko'-sis) [mono-; ^&x?. mind: pi., monopsychoscs]. Any kind of monomania or delusional insanity of fixed type.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      monopsychosis (mon-o-si-ko'sis) I.. monos, single, + psyche, mind.] Monomania.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      monopsychosis (mon-o-si-ko'sis) I.. monos, single, + psyche, mind.] Monomania.
  294. monorchidism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monorchidism (mon-or'kid-ism). The state of having only one testicle. [Gr., monos, single, + orchis, the testicle.]
  295. monorchis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monorchis (mon-or'kls). A person who has apparently but one testicle.
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      monorchis (mon-or'kls). A person who has apparently but one testicle.
  296. monosome - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monosome (mon'o-s6m) [G. monos, single, + soma, body.] Accessory chromosome, one of the allosomes which are unpaired in the spermatogonium.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      monosome (mon'o-s6m) [G. monos, single, + soma, body.] Accessory chromosome, one of the allosomes which are unpaired in the spermatogonium.
  297. monospermy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monospermy (mon'o-spur-ml) [G. monos, single, + sperma, seed.] Fertilization through the entrance of one spermatozoon only into the egg.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      monospermy (mon'o-sper-me) [Gr. u&mt single + nr.i'/'.n seed]. Fertilization in which only one spermatozoon enters the ovum.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      monospermy (mon'o-spur-ml) [G. monos, single, + sperma, seed.] Fertilization through the entrance of one spermatozoon only into the egg.
  298. monotrichous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monotrichous (mon-ot'-rik-us) [mono-; 6p££, hair]. Applied to that type of ciliation in bacteria which is marked by a single fiagellum at one pole.
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      monotrichous (mon-ot'ri-kus) [G. monos, single, +
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      monotrichous (mo-not'rik-us). Pertaining to Monotricha.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      monotrichous (mon-ot'ri-kus) [G. monos, single, +
  299. monticulus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      monticulus (mon-tik'-fi-lus) [L.]. A small elevation, m. cerebelli, the prominent central portion of the superior vermiform process of the cerebellum, m. Veneris. See mons Veneris.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      montic'ulus [L dim. of mons, mountain.] I. Any slight rounded projection above a surface, a. [BNA] The central portion of the superior vermis forming a projection on the surface of the cerebellum; its anterior and most prominent portion is called the culmen, its posterior sloping portion, the declive.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      monticulus (mon-tik'u-lus). A ana" prominence, m. carnosus nrethrneSee caput gallinaginis. m. cerebelli. The prominent central portion of the superior vermiform process: more rarely. the entire process, m. Venerls. See mons Veneris under mons. [Lat, dim. "t mons, mountain.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      monticulus (mon-tik'u-lus) [L.]. A small eminence, m. cerebel'li, the projecting or central part of the superior vermiform process; its anterior portion is the oilmen, its posterior portion the decline.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      montic'ulus [L dim. of mons, mountain.] I. Any slight rounded projection above a surface, a. [BNA] The central portion of the superior vermis forming a projection on the surface of the cerebellum; its anterior and most prominent portion is called the culmen, its posterior sloping portion, the declive.
  300. moon-blindness - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      moon-blindness. Amblyopia from exposure of the eyes to moonlight during sleep.
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      moon'-blindness. , Amblyopla alleged to be due to sleeping In the moonlight In the tropias; moonblink. 2, Night-blindness.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      moon-blindness. Same as nighl-Uindneis. Moore's fracture (moorz) [Edward Mott Uoore. American surgeon, 1814-1002). See under fracture. Mooren's ulcer (moor'enz) (Albert M ••>-,.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      moon'-blindness. , Amblyopla alleged to be due to sleeping In the moonlight In the tropias; moonblink. 2, Night-blindness.
  301. morbillous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morbillous (mor-bil'-us) [morbilli, measles]. Pertaining to measles.
  302. morcellation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morcellation (mor-sel-a'-shun) [Fr.. morcfter. to cut up or parcel out]. The art of reducing to fragments, as the fetus in embryotomy; the removal of a tumor or fetus piecemeal.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      morcella'tion [Fr. morceller, to subdivide.] Taking away by bits, a mode of removal of a tumor or hypertrophied tissue by nipping or crushing off little bits at a time.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      morcellation (mor-sel-a'shun) [Fr. morcellemenl]. The division of a tumor, followed by its removal piecemeal.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      morcella'tion [Fr. morceller, to subdivide.] Taking away by bits, a mode of removal of a tumor or hypertrophied tissue by nipping or crushing off little bits at a time.
  303. morcellement - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morcellement (mor-sfl-monr(g)). See marcellaiion.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      morcellement (mor-sel-mon') [Fr.] Morcellatlon.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      morcellement (mor-sel'mon). The removal of a growth or of a fetus piecemeal. [Fr., morceler, to break in pieces.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      morcellement (mor-sel-mawO. Morcellation.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      morcellement (mor-sel-mon') [Fr.] Morcellatlon.
  304. morioplasty - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mor'ioplasty [G. morion, dim. of moros, a part, + plasso, I form.] Plastic surgery for restoring parts lost by Injury or disease.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      morioplasty (mo're-o-plas-te) [Or. n6pu»> piece + s,\nn.7iii' to form]. The surgical restoration of lost parts.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mor'ioplasty [G. morion, dim. of moros, a part, + plasso, I form.] Plastic surgery for restoring parts lost by Injury or disease.
  305. morning-sickness - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morning-sickness. The nausea of pregnant women, occurring chiefly in the early months of gestation; sometimes experienced by the husband during the wife's early pregnancy.
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      morn'ing-sick'ness. Nausea and sometimes vomit
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      morning-sickness (mor"ning-sik'nes). Nausea and vomiting occurring every morning on arising, and constituting one of the characteristic symptoms of pregnancy.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      morn'ing-sick'ness. Nausea and sometimes vomit
  306. morphina - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morphi'na (U.S., Br.). Morphine, C^H^NO.+HjO, the chief narcotic principle (alkaloid) of opium, occurs in colorless aclcular crystals of a bitter taste, nearly insoluble in water; dose, gr. J-J (0.008-0.03), but is usually exhibited to the form of one of Its soluble salts, morphi'nc aee'tas (Br.), morphine acetate, a faintly yellowish white powder of bitter taste, soluble in water; dose, gr. ^—J (0.008-0.03). morphi'ne hydrochlo'ridum (U.S., Br.),~ morphine hydrochlorlde, occurring as white aclcular or cubical crystals of bitter taste, soluble in about 25 parts of water; dose, gr. J—J (0.008-0.03). morphl'njB sul'pbu (U.S.), morphine sulphate, occurring as white, silky, aclcular crystals of bitter taste, soluble m 20 parts of water; dose, gr. J—J (0.008-0.05) morphi'na: tar'tras (Br.), morphine tartrate, occurs as minute white aclcular crystals, soluble in ii parts of water; dose, gr £—J (0.008-0.03).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      morphina (raor-fi'nah). See morphin.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      morphi'na (U.S., Br.). Morphine, C^H^NO.+HjO, the chief narcotic principle (alkaloid) of opium, occurs in colorless aclcular crystals of a bitter taste, nearly insoluble in water; dose, gr. J-J (0.008-0.03), but is usually exhibited to the form of one of Its soluble salts, morphi'nc aee'tas (Br.), morphine acetate, a faintly yellowish white powder of bitter taste, soluble in water; dose, gr. ^—J (0.008-0.03). morphi'ne hydrochlo'ridum (U.S., Br.),~ morphine hydrochlorlde, occurring as white aclcular or cubical crystals of bitter taste, soluble in about 25 parts of water; dose, gr. J—J (0.008-0.03). morphl'njB sul'pbu (U.S.), morphine sulphate, occurring as white, silky, aclcular crystals of bitter taste, soluble m 20 parts of water; dose, gr. J—J (0.008-0.05) morphi'na: tar'tras (Br.), morphine tartrate, occurs as minute white aclcular crystals, soluble in ii parts of water; dose, gr £—J (0.008-0.03).
  307. morphinization - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morphinization (mor-jin-iz-a'-shun) [morphine], The production of the physiological effects of morphine.
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      morphiniza'tion. Bringing under the Influence of morphine.
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      morphiniza'tion. Bringing under the Influence of morphine.
  308. morphiomania - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morphioma'nia. Morphlnomanla.
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      morphioma'nia. Morphlnomanla.
  309. morphoea - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morphoea (mor-fe'-ah). See morphea.
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      morphoea (mor-fe'ah). See morphea.
  310. morphography - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morphography (mor-fogf-ra-fe) [f^pf^t, form; ypa-fttif. to write]. Systematic investigation of the structure of organisms in the most comprehensive way. See morphology.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      morphog'raphy [G. morphe, form, + graphs a writing.] The study of or a treatise on the form and structure of animals and plants.
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      morphog'raphy [G. morphe, form, + graphs a writing.] The study of or a treatise on the form and structure of animals and plants.
  311. morphometry - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morphometry (mor-fom'-et-re) [mop*^. form; /i^rpor, a measure]. The measurement of the forms of organisms.
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      morphom'etry [G. morphS, form, + metron, measure.] The measurement of the different parts entering Into the external configuration of bodies.
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      morphom'etry [G. morphS, form, + metron, measure.] The measurement of the different parts entering Into the external configuration of bodies.
  312. morphon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morphon (mor'-fan) [porti, form]. An individual element of an organism, characterized by a definite form, as a cell or a segment of a vertebrate.
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      mor'phon [G. morphl, form.] Any one of the individual structures entering into the formation of an organism; a morphological element, such as a cell.
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      mor'phon [G. morphl, form.] Any one of the individual structures entering into the formation of an organism; a morphological element, such as a cell.
  313. morphosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morpho'sis [G. a shaping.] The formation of an organism or any of Its parts.
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      morpho'sis [G. a shaping.] The formation of an organism or any of Its parts.
  314. morrhua - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morrhua (mor'-u-ah) \L.;gen.,morrhu(E]. The cod. morrhuiE, emulsum olei (U. S. P.), a mixture of codliver oil, acacia, syrup, oil of g.iultheria. and water. Dose 2 dr. (8 Cc.). morrhtue, emulsum olei, cum hypophosphitibus (U. S. P.), emulsion of cod-liver oil
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      morrhua (mor'ru-ah). See Gadus. oleum hepatis morrhnac, oleum morrhuae. See cod-liver oil [U. S. Ph., Br. Ph.].
  315. moruloid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      moruloid (mor'-u-loid) [morula, a little mulberry; cttot, like]. Resembling a morula.
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      moruloid (mor'u-loyd). A term used s descriptive bacteriology, signifying Ufa 1 morula or segmented like a mulberry.
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      moruloid (mor'u-loid) [L. mo'rus mulberry + Gr. Mo.", form). A bacterial colony in the form of a mulberry-like mass.
  316. morus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      morus (mo'-rus). See mulberry.
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      mo'rus [L.] Mulberry.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      mo'rus. The mulberry tree. The froh« are acid and have been used in domes« practice. [Gr., morca.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      morus (mo'rus). Latin for mulberry. See muiberry and mori succus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mo'rus [L.] Mulberry.
  317. moschus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      moschus (mos'-kus). Musk; the dried secretion
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      moschus (moslcus) [G. moschos, musk.] (U.S., Br.) Musk, the dried secretion from the preputial follicles of Moschus moschiferus, the musk-deer, a native of Thibet and the table-lands of Central Asia; a diffusible stimulant and nerve sedative, in doses of gr. 3-5 (0.13-0.3).
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      moschus (mos'kus). Latin for musk.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      moschus (moslcus) [G. moschos, musk.] (U.S., Br.) Musk, the dried secretion from the preputial follicles of Moschus moschiferus, the musk-deer, a native of Thibet and the table-lands of Central Asia; a diffusible stimulant and nerve sedative, in doses of gr. 3-5 (0.13-0.3).
  318. motorial - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      moto'rial. Relating to motion, to a motor nerve, or the motor center
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      motorial (mo-to're-al). Pertaining to motion or to a motorium.
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      moto'rial. Relating to motion, to a motor nerve, or the motor center
  319. motorium - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      motorium (mo-to'-re-urn) [motor], x. A motor center. 2. The motor apparatus of the body, both nervous and muscular, considered as a unit.
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      moto'rium. The center for motor Impulses In the brain.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      moto'rium. The center for motor Impulses In the brain.
  320. motorius - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      motorius (mo-to'-re-us) [L.]. A motor nerve.
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      moto'rius. A motor nerve.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      motorius (mo-to're-us) |l..|. A motor nerve. m. oc'uli commu'nis. See motor oculi, in nems, table of.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      moto'rius. A motor nerve.
  321. motorpathy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      motorpathy (mo -tor-path-e) [motor; T&Bvt, disease]. KJne to therapy.
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      mo'torpathy. Movement-cure, clnesltherapy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      motorpathy (mo-tor'path-e) [motor + Gr. Tr&ffos disease]. Treatment of disease by gymnastics.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mo'torpathy. Movement-cure, clnesltherapy.
  322. muavin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      muavin (mu-ah'vin). An alkaloid obtained from "muawi" bark. It is said to act like digitalin.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      muavin (mu-a'vin). An alkaloid from muawi-bark, an East African drug. Its hydrobromid, a yellowish powder, acts somewhat like digitalin.
  323. mucedin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mucedin (mu'-se-din) [mucus]. A nitrogenous substance obtained from gluten.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mucedin (mu'se-din). An amorphous protein derivable from gluten.
  324. mucic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mucic (m&'-sik) \mucux]. Obtained from mucus or mucilage, m. acid, CiHioOs. A crystalline dibasic acid produced by the oxidation of gums and certain sugars.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mu'cic. Relating to mucus, m. acid, a crystalline substance, CjHujOg, derived from the oxidation of gum arable, gum tragacanth, lactose, and other carbohydrates.
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      mucic (mu'sik). Derived from mucous or mucilage, m. acid. See under acid. [Lat., mucus, mucus.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mu'cic. Relating to mucus, m. acid, a crystalline substance, CjHujOg, derived from the oxidation of gum arable, gum tragacanth, lactose, and other carbohydrates.
  325. mucicarmine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mucicarmine (mu-se-kar'-min). A stain for mucin made up of carmine, x Gm.; aluminum chloride, 0.5 Gm.; distilled water, 2 Cc.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mucicar'mine. A mucm stain containing aluminum chloride 0.5, carmine i, distilled water a.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mucicar'mine. A mucm stain containing aluminum chloride 0.5, carmine i, distilled water a.
  326. muciferous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      muciferous (mu-sif-er-us) [mucus; ferre, to bear). Producing or secreting mucus.
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      muciferous (mu-sif'er-us) [mucus + L. fer're to bear). Secreting mucus.
  327. muciform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      muciform (mu'-sif-orm) [mucus; forma, form). Resembling mucus.
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      mu'ciform [L. mucus + forma, form.] Resembling mucus.
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      muciform (mu'sif-orm) [mucus + L. for'ma form). Resembling mucus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mu'ciform [L. mucus + forma, form.] Resembling mucus.
  328. mucigen - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mucigen (mu'-sii-en) [mucin; yevw, to produce). A substance producing mucin; it is contained in epithelial cells that form mucus.
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      mu'cigen [L. mucus + G. gennao, I produce.] A substance formed In the secreting cells of the mucous membranes, convertible into mucin.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      mucigen (mu'sij-en). The mucin-producing substance in "a muciparous cell. [Lat., . mucus, mucus, + Gr., gentum, to engender.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mucigen (mu'sij-en) [mucus + Gr. ytvvav to produce]. A substance found in the epithelial cells that secrete mucus: it is convertible into mucin and mucus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mu'cigen [L. mucus + G. gennao, I produce.] A substance formed In the secreting cells of the mucous membranes, convertible into mucin.
  329. mucigenous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mucigenous (mu-sij'-en-us) [see mucigen\. Producing muc^js.
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      mucigenous (mu-sij'en-us) [L. mucus + gennao, I produce.] Muciparous.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mucigenous (mu-sij'en-us). Producing mucus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mucigenous (mu-sij'en-us) [L. mucus + gennao, I produce.] Muciparous.
  330. mucinogen - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mucinogen (mu-sin'-o-jen) [mm in; y«vw, to produce]. The antecedent principle from which mucin is derived.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mucin'ogen [mucin + G. gennao, I produce.] A protein-carbohydrate compound (glycoproteln) which, through the Imbibition of water, forms mucin.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      mucinogen (mu-sin'o-jen). A principle from which mucin is formed. [Lat., mucus, mucus, + Gr., gennan, to engender.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mucin'ogen [mucin + G. gennao, I produce.] A protein-carbohydrate compound (glycoproteln) which, through the Imbibition of water, forms mucin.
  331. mucinoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mucinoid (mu'-sin-oitl) [mucin; cZ&v. like]. Resembling mucin.
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      mu'cinoid [mucin + G. eidos, appearance.] i. A glycoproteln resembling mucin but possessing a somewhat higher sulphur content; it is normally found in connective tissue and pathologically in cells undergoing muclnoid or mucold degeneration, a. Resembling mucln. m. degenera'tion, see degeneration.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mucinoid (mu'sin-oid) [mucin + Gr. tI5ov form], i. Resembling mucin. 2. Same as mucoid, id del.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mu'cinoid [mucin + G. eidos, appearance.] i. A glycoproteln resembling mucin but possessing a somewhat higher sulphur content; it is normally found in connective tissue and pathologically in cells undergoing muclnoid or mucold degeneration, a. Resembling mucln. m. degenera'tion, see degeneration.
  332. mucinous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mucinous (mu'sin-us). Resembling or marked by the formation of mucin.
  333. mucocele - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mucocele (mu'-ko-scl) [muco-; 2. An enlarged lacrimal sac.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mucocele (muTco-sel) [L. mucus + G. klli, tumor, hernia.] i. A cyst containing mucus, a. A mucous polypus. 3. A retention cyst of the lacrymal sac.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mucocele (mu'ko^s€l) [mucus + Gr. K^\tj tumor], i. A catarrhal dilatation of the lacrimal sac. 2. A nasal retention-cyst; also a mucous polypus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mucocele (muTco-sel) [L. mucus + G. klli, tumor, hernia.] i. A cyst containing mucus, a. A mucous polypus. 3. A retention cyst of the lacrymal sac.
  334. mucoperiosteal - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mucoperios'teal. Relating to mucoperiosteum.
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      mucoperiosteal (mu"ko-per-e-os'te-al). Consisting of mucous membrane and periosteum.
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      mucoperios'teal. Relating to mucoperiosteum.
  335. mucosanguineous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mucosanguineous (m&-ko-san-gwin -e-us). Consisting of mucus and blood.
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      mucosanguineous (mu"ko-san-gwin'e-us). Composed of mucus and blood.
  336. mud-bath - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mud-bath. See bath-, mud.
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      mud-bath. Immersion of the body In mud for therapeutic purposes; see bath, fango, liman.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      mud-bath. See /•.;.'//.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mud-bath. Immersion of the body In mud for therapeutic purposes; see bath, fango, liman.
  337. muliebria - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      muliebria (mu-U-cb1-rc-ah) [L. neut. pi. of muliebris, pertaining to a woman]. The female genital organs.
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      mulieb'ria [L. neut. pi. of muliebris, relating to a woman.] The female genital organs.
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      muliebria (mu-le-eb're-ah) |I..|. The female generative organs.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mulieb'ria [L. neut. pi. of muliebris, relating to a woman.] The female genital organs.
  338. multicuspidate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      multicus'pidate [L. multus, many, + cuspis, cusp.] i. Having more than two cusps. 2. A tooth with three or more cusps or projections on the crown, a multlcuspld, a molar tooth.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      multicus'pidate [L. multus, many, + cuspis, cusp.] i. Having more than two cusps. 2. A tooth with three or more cusps or projections on the crown, a multlcuspld, a molar tooth.
  339. multigravida - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      multigravida (mul-ti-srav'-id-pregnant]. A pregnant woman who has passed through two or more pregnancies.
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      multigrav'ida [L. multus, many, + gravida, pregnant.] A pregnant woman who has been pregnant two or more times previously.
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      multigravida (mul-te-grav'id-ah) [L. mul'lus many -\ gra!/ida pregnant]. A woman who has often been pregnant.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      multigrav'ida [L. multus, many, + gravida, pregnant.] A pregnant woman who has been pregnant two or more times previously.
  340. multilobar - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      multilo'bar [L. multus, many, + lobus, lobe.] Having several lobes.
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      multilobar (mul-til-o'bar). Having numerous lobes.
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      multilo'bar [L. multus, many, + lobus, lobe.] Having several lobes.
  341. multilobate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      multilobate (mul-te-lo'3>at) [multi-; Xo0fe. a lobe]. Composed of many lobes.
  342. multilobular - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      multilobular (mul-ti-lob'-u-lar) [multi-;' lobule], Many-lobed.
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      multilob'ular [L. multus, many, + lobulus, lobule.] Having many lobules.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      multilobular (mul-te-lob'u-lar) [L. mul'lus many + lobfulus lobule]. Having many .obules.
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      multilob'ular [L. multus, many, + lobulus, lobule.] Having many lobules.
  343. muscardin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      muscardin (mus'kar-din). Any disease of silkworms caused by Hairy1 tis Ixmia'na,
  344. muscicide - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      muscicide (mus'sl-sid) [L. musca, fly, -f cadere, to kill.] An agent destructive to flies.
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      muscicide (mus'kis-!d) [L. mus'ca fly + ca'dere to kill]. Destructive to flies; also any agent which destroys flies.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      muscicide (mus'sl-sid) [L. musca, fly, -f cadere, to kill.] An agent destructive to flies.
  345. musculation - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      musculation (mus-kti-ltt'-shitn) [muscle]. The must cular endowment of the body or a part; also, the action of the muscles.
  346. musculi - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      musculi (mua'-ttu-li) [L.J. Plural of mustitlus, a muscle, m. papillares, certain muscular pillars within the cardiac ventricles, m. pectinati [pectent a comb], small, muscular columns traversing the inner surface of the appendix auriculae and the adjoining portion of the wall of the auricle.
  347. musculocutaneous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      musculocutaneous (mus-kA-lo-kH-ta'-ne-us) [musculo-; cutaneous]. Pertaining to or supplying the muscles and skin, as the musculocutaneous nerve of the arm or leg.
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      musculocutaneous (mus"ku-lo-ku-ta'ne-us). Relating to both muscle and skin, noting certain nerves
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      musculocutaneous (mus"ku-lo-lcu-ta'neus). Pertaining to or connected with muscles and the integument.
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      musculocutaneous (mus"ku-lo-ku-ta'ne-us). Relating to both muscle and skin, noting certain nerves
  348. musin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      musin (mu'-sin). A proprietary cathartic said to be made from tamarinds.
  349. musomania - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      musomania (mu-mo-ma'-ne-ah). See musicomania.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      musoma'nia. Muslcomania.
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      musoma'nia. Muslcomania.
  350. mutacism - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mutacism (mu'-tas-inm) \uvriuttrubs, fondness for the letter ;<|. The too frequent use of the "m" sound, and its substitution for other sounds.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mu'tacism. Mytaclsm.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mu'tacism. Mytaclsm.
  351. mutualist - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mutualist (mfi'-tft-al-ist) [mutuus. reciprocal]. An organism living with another in a state of mutualism.
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      mu'tualist [L. mutuus. In return, mutual.] An organism living with another In a state of mutualism.
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      mu'tualist [L. mutuus. In return, mutual.] An organism living with another In a state of mutualism.
  352. mycelian - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myce'lian. Relating to mycelium.
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      myce'lian. Relating to mycelium.
  353. mycetogenetic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mycetogenetic (mi-set-o-jen-et'-ik) [myreiosfttesis]. Produced or caused by the growth of fungi.
  354. mycetoma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mycetoma (mi-set-o'-mak). See Madura-foot.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myceto'ma [G, mykes, fungus, + -oma.] Fungous foot of India, Madura foot; a disease of the foot, resembling actlnomycosls, occurring In East Indians. It is characterized by the formation of large subcutaneous tubercles and nodules which break down and discharge pus containing gran
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myceto'ma [G, mykes, fungus, + -oma.] Fungous foot of India, Madura foot; a disease of the foot, resembling actlnomycosls, occurring In East Indians. It is characterized by the formation of large subcutaneous tubercles and nodules which break down and discharge pus containing gran
  355. mydaleine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mydaleine (mid-a'-le-fn) Uii^aXioc, putrid]. A ptomaine obtained from putreiyinK cadaveric organs. It produces salivation, dilatation of the pupil*, elevation of temperature, peristaltic action of the intestine, first a rise, then a fall, of temperature, and diastolic arrest of the heart.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      mydaleine (ml-da'le-en) [G. mydaleos, mouldy.] A poisonous ptomaine formed In putrefying liver and other viscera; It acts specifically upon the heart, causing arrest of Its action In diastole.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mydaleine (ml-da'le-en) [G. mydaleos, mouldy.] A poisonous ptomaine formed In putrefying liver and other viscera; It acts specifically upon the heart, causing arrest of Its action In diastole.
  356. myelencephalous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myelenceph'alous. Cerebrosplnal.
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      myelenceph'alous. Cerebrosplnal.
  357. myelinic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myelin'ic. Relating to myelin. m. axon, a medulated axis-cylinder process of a neuron.
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      myelinic (mi-el-in'ik). 1. Medullated Pertaining to or characterized by a presence of myelin.
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      myelin'ic. Relating to myelin. m. axon, a medulated axis-cylinder process of a neuron.
  358. myelinization - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myelinization (mi-el-in-ii-a'-skun). The medullation of nerve-fibers.
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      myelinization. Myelination.
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      myelinization. Myelination.
  359. myelitic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myelit'ic. Relating to myelitis, or inflammation of the spinal cord, or of the bone-marrow.
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      myelit'ic. Relating to myelitis, or inflammation of the spinal cord, or of the bone-marrow.
  360. myelocele - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myelocele (mi'el-o-sel). See spina biAle. [Gr., myelos, marrow, + kele. tumor.]
  361. myeloidin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myeloidin (mi-el-oid'-in) \myelo-; «Uoi. like]. A nitrogenous substance containing phosphorus, found in brain-matter.
  362. myelon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myelon (mi'-el-on) [jwtMt, marrow]. The spinal cord.
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      my'elon [G. myelos, marrow.] The spinal cord.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      my'elon [G. myelos, marrow.] The spinal cord.
  363. myelopathic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myelopathic (mi-el-o-path'-ik) [myelo-; rteot. disease]. Relating to a myelopathy.
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      myelopath'ic. i. Relating to any myelopathy or disease of the spinal cord. 2. Myelogenetic.
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      myelopath'ic. i. Relating to any myelopathy or disease of the spinal cord. 2. Myelogenetic.
  364. myeloplaque - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myeloplaque (mi'-el-o-plak) [myelo-; irXi'tf, plate]. A giant-cell of the spinal marrow; an osteoclast; a myeloplax.
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      my'eloplaque [G. myelos, marrow, + plaque.] Myeloplax, osteoclast.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      my'eloplaque [G. myelos, marrow, + plaque.] Myeloplax, osteoclast.
  365. myeloplast - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myeloplast (mi'-el-o-plast) (myelo-; xXwrrAt, shaped] The peculiar cells of the bone-marrow resembling leukocytes.
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      my'eloplast [G. myelos, marrow, + plastos, formed.] An ameboid cell resembling a large lymphocyte, in the bone-marrow.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      my'eloplast [G. myelos, marrow, + plastos, formed.] An ameboid cell resembling a large lymphocyte, in the bone-marrow.
  366. myeloplax - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myeloplax (mi'-el-o-plaks) [myelo-; v\&$, a plaque]. One of the large multinucfeated cells found upon the inner surface of bone, and concerned in its absorption.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      my'eloplax [G. myelos, marrow, + plax, a flat stone, plaque.] Osteoclast, a large multlnucleated cell of the bone-marrow which Is believed to cause absorption of bone,
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      my'eloplax [G. myelos, marrow, + plax, a flat stone, plaque.] Osteoclast, a large multlnucleated cell of the bone-marrow which Is believed to cause absorption of bone,
  367. myelosclerosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myelosclerosis (mi-el-o-skle-ro'-sis) [myelo-; sclerosis]. Sclerosis of the spinal cord or of the marrow of bones.
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      myelosclero'sis [G. myelos, marrow, + skltrosis, induration.] Scleroslng myelitis, spinal sclerosis.
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      myelosclero'sis [G. myelos, marrow, + skltrosis, induration.] Scleroslng myelitis, spinal sclerosis.
  368. myelosis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myelosis (mi-el-o'-sis) [myelon]. The growth or existence of a myeloma.
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      myelo'sis. I. The formation of a myeloma or medullary tumor. 2. Myelocythemia.
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      myelosis (mi-de'sis). i. Putrefaction. 2. A purulent discharge from the eyelids. [Gr., mydesis.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myelo'sis. I. The formation of a myeloma or medullary tumor. 2. Myelocythemia.
  369. myenteric - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myenteric (mi-en-ter'-ik) (jm, muscle; ?cr«pw, intestine]. Relating to the muscular coat of the intestine.
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      myenter'ic. Relating to the myenteron, or muscular coat of the Intestine.
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      myenter'ic. Relating to the myenteron, or muscular coat of the Intestine.
  370. mylohyoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      mylohy'oid [G. myti, molar tooth.] Relating to the molar teeth, or posterior portion of the lower jaw, and to the hyold bone; noting various structures; see under neruus, musculus, and sulcus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      mylohy'oid [G. myti, molar tooth.] Relating to the molar teeth, or posterior portion of the lower jaw, and to the hyold bone; noting various structures; see under neruus, musculus, and sulcus.
  371. myochrome - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myochrome (mi'-o-Jferom) [myo- ; XPVM«. color]. A reddish pigment found in muscles, and believed to be identical with hemoglobin.
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      myochrome (mi'o-krOm) [G. mys, muscle, + chroma, color.] Myohematin.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      myochrome (mi'o-krom). See wtyonematin. [Gr., mys, a muscle, + chroma, color.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myochrome (mi'o-krOm) [G. mys, muscle, + chroma, color.] Myohematin.
  372. myoctonine - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myoctonine (mi-ok' -to-nen) [ttvt, mouse; KTttvttv to kill1, i. An alkaloid of Aconitum lycoctonum. a powerful poison resembling curare in action.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myoc'tonine [G. mys, mouse, + ktonos, murder.] An alkaloid from a species of aconite.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myoc'tonine [G. mys, mouse, + ktonos, murder.] An alkaloid from a species of aconite.
  373. myocytoma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myocytoma (mi-o-si-to'-mah) [myo-; cytoma]. A tumor in which the chief cells are muscle cells.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myocytoma (mi-o-si-to'mah). A tumor composed chiefly of myocytes, or muscle-cells.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myocytoma (mi-o-si-to'mah). A tumor composed chiefly of myocytes, or muscle-cells.
  374. myoepithelial - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myoepithelial (mi-o-ep-c-thc'-l- x. Relating to or consisting of muscle and epithelium. • 2. Pertaining to myoepithelium.
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      myoepithe'lial. Relating to myoeplthellum.
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      myoepithe'lial. Relating to myoeplthellum.
  375. myogen - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myogen (mi'-o-ien). i. See myosinogtn. 2. A dietetic prepared from blood-serum of cattle.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      my'ogen [G. mys, muscle, + gennao, I produce.] A coagulable albumin of the muscle-plasma; myosin, or more properly myosinogen.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      myogen (mi'o-jen). A simple protein of the albumin class, obtained from muscle; heat coagulation 55°-6s° C. m. flbrln. An insoluble modification of myogen, formed spontaneously in solutions of the latter. [Gr., mys, muscle, + gennan, to produce.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      my'ogen [G. mys, muscle, + gennao, I produce.] A coagulable albumin of the muscle-plasma; myosin, or more properly myosinogen.
  376. myogenous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myogenous (mi-oj'-cn-us) [myo-; -ivfav, to produce). Originating in muscle.
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      myogenous (ml-oj'en-us). Myogenetlc.
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      myogenous (ml-oj'en-us). Myogenetlc.
  377. myogram - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myogram (mi'-o-gram) [myo-; yp&nna, an inscription]. The tracing made by the myograph.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      my'ogram [G. mys, muscle, + gramma, a drawing.] The tracing made by a myograph.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      myogram (mi'o-gram). A graphic curve traced by a myograph. [Gr., mys, muscle, + gramma, a writing.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      my'ogram [G. mys, muscle, + gramma, a drawing.] The tracing made by a myograph.
  378. myograph - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myograph (mi'-o-graf) [myo ; -fptofiw. to write]. An instrument for recording the phases of a muscular contraction.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      my'ograph [G. mys, muscle, + grapho, I register.] A recording Instrument by which tracings are made of muscular contractions.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      myograph (mi'o-graf). An apparatus for recording graphically the curve of a muscular contraction. cardiac in. See cardiograph, comparative m., double m. A m. to be used with two different muscles simultaneously, fall m. A m. devised by Harless in which the contraction is registered upon a falling plate. palate m. A m. for recording the movements of the uvula during deglutition, phonation, etc. pendulum m. A heavy pendulum carrying a smoked plate upon which muscular contractions may be registered in curves, spring m. An instrument in which the recording surface is given a rapid movement by means of a spring. It is used to obtain curves of muscular contraction, thickness m. A m. that records graphically the variations of the thickness of a muscle as it contracts or relaxes. [Gr., mys, muscle, + graphein, to write.]
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      my'ograph [G. mys, muscle, + grapho, I register.] A recording Instrument by which tracings are made of muscular contractions.
  379. myography - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      myography (mi-og -ra-fe) [see myograph}. i. A description of the muscles. 2. The employment of the myograph.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myog'raphy [G. mys, muscle, + graphs, a drawing, a description.] i. The recording of muscular movements by the myograph. a. A description of or treatise on the muscles, descriptive myology.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myog'raphy [G. mys, muscle, + graphs, a drawing, a description.] i. The recording of muscular movements by the myograph. a. A description of or treatise on the muscles, descriptive myology.
  380. myoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myoid (mi'-aid) [myo-; tlSot, like]. Like a muscle or muscular tissue.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      my'oid [G. mys, muscle, + eidos, appearance.] i. Resembling muscle. 2. One of the fine, contractile, thread-like masses of protoplasm found In certain epithelial cells In the simpler forms of animals.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      my'oid [G. mys, muscle, + eidos, appearance.] i. Resembling muscle. 2. One of the fine, contractile, thread-like masses of protoplasm found In certain epithelial cells In the simpler forms of animals.
  381. myokymia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myokymia (mi-o-ki'-me-ak) [myo-; Kvho., a wave]. Persistent, widespread, muscular quivering without atrophy or loss of"power.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myoky'mia [G. mys, muscle, 4- kyma, wave.] Fibrillary tremor, a twitching of the Isolated fasciculi or segments of a muscle.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myoky'mia [G. mys, muscle, 4- kyma, wave.] Fibrillary tremor, a twitching of the Isolated fasciculi or segments of a muscle.
  382. myolemma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myolemma (mi-o-lem'-ah) [myo-; \imtat covering]. The sarcolemma.
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      myolemm'a. Sarcolemma.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myolemm'a. Sarcolemma.
  383. myomatous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myomatous (mi-o'-mat-us) [myoma]. Of the nature of a myoma.
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      myo'matous. Relating to a myoma.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myo'matous. Relating to a myoma.
  384. myometritis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myometritis (mi-o-met-ri'-tif). Innammation of the uterine muscular tissue.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myometritis (mi-o-me-tri'(tre')tis) [G. mys, muscle, + mitra, uterus, + -itis.] Inflammation of the muscular wall of the uterus.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myometritis (mi-o-me-tri'(tre')tis) [G. mys, muscle, + mitra, uterus, + -itis.] Inflammation of the muscular wall of the uterus.
  385. myomotomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myomotomy (mi-o-mot'-o-me). See myomcdomy.
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      myomot'omy [G. toml, incision.] Myomectomy.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myomot'omy [G. toml, incision.] Myomectomy.
  386. myoneme - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myoneme (mi'-o-n?m) [myo-; i-ijui, a thread]. One of the long contractile fibrill* which in the protozoa make up the layer of the cytoplasm called the myocyte. Cl. spasmoneme.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myoneme (mi'o-nSm) [G. mys, muscle, + nema, thread.] i. A process formed of differentiated ectoplasm, having contractile properties, in certain protozoa, a. A muscle-fibril.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myoneme (mi'o-nSm) [G. mys, muscle, + nema, thread.] i. A process formed of differentiated ectoplasm, having contractile properties, in certain protozoa, a. A muscle-fibril.
  387. myoneural - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myoneural (mi-o-nu'ral) [G. mys, muscle, + neuron, nerve. ] Relating to both muscle and nerve, noting the nerve-terminations in muscular tissue.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myoneural (mi-o-nu'ral) [G. mys, muscle, + neuron, nerve. ] Relating to both muscle and nerve, noting the nerve-terminations in muscular tissue.
  388. myopericarditis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myopericarditis (mi-o-per-ik-ar-di'-tis) \myo-; pericarditis]. A combination of pericarditis with myocarditis.
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      myopericarditis (mi-o-per-I-kar-di'(de')tis) [G. mys, muscle, + pen, around, + kardia, heart, + -«'.] Inflammation of the muscular wall of the heart and of the enveloping pericardium.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myopericarditis (mi-o-per-I-kar-di'(de')tis) [G. mys, muscle, + pen, around, + kardia, heart, + -«'.] Inflammation of the muscular wall of the heart and of the enveloping pericardium.
  389. myoplasm - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myoplasm (mi'-o-plazm) [myo-; jrXdo>«, something formed). The contractile portion of a muscle fiber as opposed to the sarcoplasm or undifferentiated portion.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myoplasm (mi'o-plazm) [G. mys, muscle, + plasma, a thing formed.] The contractile portion of the muscle-cell, as distinguished from the sarcoplasm.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myoplasm (mi'o-plazm) [G. mys, muscle, + plasma, a thing formed.] The contractile portion of the muscle-cell, as distinguished from the sarcoplasm.
  390. myopsis - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myop'sis. Myiodesopsia.
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      myopsis (mi-op'sis). Myiodesopsia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myop'sis. Myiodesopsia.
  391. myosarcoma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myosarco'ma. Myoma sarcomatodes.
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      myosarcoma (mi-o-sar-ko'mah). A sarcoma containing muscular tissue, m. striocellulare. A m. in which spindle cells with more or less perfect striation are found associated with smooth muscle fibers. [Gr., mys, muscle, + sarcoma.]
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      myosarcoma (mi"o-sar-ko'mah). Myoma blended with sarcoma.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myosarco'ma. Myoma sarcomatodes.
  392. myoseptum - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myoseptum (mi-o-sep'-turn) [myo-; septum}. The intermuscular septum between the metameres of muscles of certain animals, as of fishes.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myosep'tum [G. mys, muscle, + L. saptum, a barrier I The line of division between two adjoining myotomes.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      myoseptum (mi-o-sep'tum). Same as myocomma.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myosep'tum [G. mys, muscle, + L. saptum, a barrier I The line of division between two adjoining myotomes.
  393. myosinogen - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      myosinogen (mi-o-sin'-o-jen) [myosin; ftwav, to beget]. One of the proteins of muscle-plasma. It is the antecedent of myosin. Its coagulation after death i the cause of rigor mortis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myosin'ogen [myosin + G. gennao, I produce.] A globulin, one of the two principal proteins of muscular tissue, a derivative of which is myosin formed during rigor mortis.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      myosinogen (mi-o-sin'o-jen). The material from which myosin is developed.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      myosinogen (mi-o-sin'o-jen) [myosin + Gr. yovSr to produce]. The protein in living muscle from which myosin is formed. Its coagulation after death produces the rigor mortis.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myosin'ogen [myosin + G. gennao, I produce.] A globulin, one of the two principal proteins of muscular tissue, a derivative of which is myosin formed during rigor mortis.
  394. myositic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myositic (mi-o-«r*-iA). Pertaining to, or affected with myosis, or with myositis.
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      myositic (mi-o-sit'ik). Pertaining to myositis.
  395. myotatic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myotatic (mi-o-tal'-ik) (myo-; r&oa, a stretching]. Produced by or depending upon passive tension of the muscles, m. contraction, tendon-reflex, m. irritability, an increased irritability of muscles produced by passive extension, and giving rise, when the muscle is stimulated, to myotatic contraction, or ten don-reflex.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myotat'ic [G. mys, muscle, + lasts, stretching.] Relating to the stretching of a muscle, m. contrac'tion, contraction of a muscle following a sudden stretching, as in the foot- or ankle-clonus. m. irritability, the ability of a muscle to contract in response to the stimulus produced by a sudden stretching.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myotat'ic [G. mys, muscle, + lasts, stretching.] Relating to the stretching of a muscle, m. contrac'tion, contraction of a muscle following a sudden stretching, as in the foot- or ankle-clonus. m. irritability, the ability of a muscle to contract in response to the stimulus produced by a sudden stretching.
  396. myotic - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myotic (mi-ot'-ik). See miotic.
  397. myricin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myricin (mir'-is-in) \jivpUij, the tamarisk]. A constituent of wax (cera ftava), insoluble in boiling alcohol. It consists chiefly of myricyl palmitate. CjoHfli. CirHnOi, which is a compound.of palmitic acid and myricy 1 alcohol.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myr'icin. A preparation made from myrica;
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      myr'icin. A preparation made from myrica;
  398. myricyl - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myricyl (m*r'-M-*7). A univalent hydrocarbon, CioH,i, the radical of myricyl alcohol, m. alcohol, CwHaO, hydrogen myricylate, is obtained by decomposing beeswax.
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      myr'icyl. Melissyl, C,0H,,, a hypothetical radical occurring in beeswax.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      myricyl (mir'is-il). A univalent hydrocarbon, GoHoi, the radicle of m. alcohol, m. alcohol. A white crystalline alcohol, CaoHaiOH, obtained by hydrolyzing l)eeswax. myricylate (mir-is'il-at). A salt of myricyl.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myr'icyl. Melissyl, C,0H,,, a hypothetical radical occurring in beeswax.
  399. myringoplasty - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      myringoplasty (mir-in'-go-plas-le) [myringa; irX&rvttv, to shape). A plastic operation on the membrana tympani.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myringoplasty (ml-ring'go-plas-tl) [L. myringa, drum-membrane, + G. plassd, I form.] Closure of a perforation in the drum-membrane.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myringoplasty (ml-ring'go-plas-tl) [L. myringa, drum-membrane, + G. plassd, I form.] Closure of a perforation in the drum-membrane.
  400. myringoscope - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      myringoscope (mi-ring'-go-skop) [myringa; acorciy, toexamine]. An ear speculum with a magnifying lens.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myringoscope (ml-ring'go-skdp) [L. myringa, drum-membrane, + G. shaped, I examine.] An ear speculum.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myringoscope (ml-ring'go-skdp) [L. myringa, drum-membrane, + G. shaped, I examine.] An ear speculum.
  401. myringotome - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myringotome (mir-in'-go-torn) [myringa,- Tow, a cutting]. An instrument used in incising the membrana tympani.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myringotome (mir-ing'go-tom) [L. myringa, drummembrane, + G. tomos, cutting.] A knife used for paracentesis of the membrana tympani.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myringotome (mir-ing'go-tom) [L. myringa, drummembrane, + G. tomos, cutting.] A knife used for paracentesis of the membrana tympani.
  402. myristica - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myristica (mir-i^'-tik-ah). See nutmeg.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myris'tica [G. myrito, I anoint.] Nutmeg, the kernel of the seed of Myrislica fragrans, a small evergreen tree of the tropics; aromatic and slightly narcotic in doses of gr. 5-10 (o. 3-0.6).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myris'tica [G. myrito, I anoint.] Nutmeg, the kernel of the seed of Myrislica fragrans, a small evergreen tree of the tropics; aromatic and slightly narcotic in doses of gr. 5-10 (o. 3-0.6).
  403. myristicol - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myristicol (mir-is'-tik-ol) [myristica; oleum, oil]. CioHiiO. An oily substance extracted from oil of nutmeg.
  404. myristin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      myristin (mi-ris'-tin) [fwplftiv, to anoint]. A compound of glycerin and myristic acid.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myr'istin. A glyceride of myristic acid occurring in oil of nutmeg and other oils.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myr'istin. A glyceride of myristic acid occurring in oil of nutmeg and other oils.
  405. myrobalan - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      myrobalan (mir-o'bal-an). 1. The fruit of various East Indian plants, especially of species of Terminalia. The name was given by the ancients to the fruit of Balanites aegyptiaca, and in medieval times to a variety of plum. 2. Chebulic myrobalatis: the fruit of Terminalia chelbula; astringent. [Gr., myron, ointment, + balimos, nut.]
  406. myronate - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      my'ronate. A salt of myronic acid, potass'ium m., sinigrin, the form in which myronic acid occurs in black mustard.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      my'ronate. A salt of myronic acid, potass'ium m., sinigrin, the form in which myronic acid occurs in black mustard.
  407. myrrha - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myrrha (mir'rah) [L. and G.] (U.S., Br.) A gumresin from Commfpkora myrrha, a shrub of Arabia and Eastern Africa; astringent, tonic, and stimulant in doses of gr. 10-15 (0.6-1.0), and employed locally in aphthous sore mouth.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      myrrha (mur'rah). See myrrh [U. S. Ph.. Br. Ph.]. tlnctura myrrhae. A preparation made by macerating or digesting with alcohol and filtering [U. S. Ph.. Br. Ph.].
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myrrha (mir'rah) [L. and G.] (U.S., Br.) A gumresin from Commfpkora myrrha, a shrub of Arabia and Eastern Africa; astringent, tonic, and stimulant in doses of gr. 10-15 (0.6-1.0), and employed locally in aphthous sore mouth.
  408. myrtiform - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      myrtiform (mir'-tif-orm) [myrtumt a myrtle-berry; forma, form). Shaped like a myrtle-berry or myrtleleaf, m. caruncles. See caruncula. m. fossa, a shallow pit between the edge of the pyriform aperture of the superior maxilla above, and the sockets of the front teeth of the upper jaw below.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      myrtiform (mur'tl-form) [L. myrtus, myrtle, + forma, form.] Resembling myrtle-leaves or myrtle -berries, m. fossa, incisive fossa, a depression just above the eminences formed by the incisor teeth in the maxilla, in which is the attachment of origin of the depressor alae nasi muscle.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      myrtiform (mur'tl-form) [L. myrtus, myrtle, + forma, form.] Resembling myrtle-leaves or myrtle -berries, m. fossa, incisive fossa, a depression just above the eminences formed by the incisor teeth in the maxilla, in which is the attachment of origin of the depressor alae nasi muscle.